HVAC & Sheet Metal Superpowers.

It all begins with your paid introductory training into the building trades at Andgar. 




Andgar's Career Acceleration Program (CAP) Summer 2024 Session



We look forward to hearing from you and learning why you want to train with us on all things building trades, HVAC, and sheet metal.

----------Pay range: $18/hr - 6-week Summer Session runs July 8th - August 16th 2024 ----------

Upon successful completion of the paid (CAP) training program, trainees may be eligible for full-time employment and career advancement opportunities with Andgar. Full-time positions pay $20-$25/hr depending on the position

Andgar is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran, qualified individuals with a disability, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, and federal laws. We are a drug-free workplace.


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Sheet Metal & HVAC

Andgar's paid training program will start with basic construction knowledge using NCCER's Core Curriculum, moving into a beginner-level understanding of where and how sheet metal is used in the built environment for HVAC systems and on a building's exterior envelope.

Completion of the CareerSafe OSHA 10 Construction Safety portion of our class earns you an OSHA 10 certificate and wallet card.


Dates & Deadlines - Andgar Career Acceleration Program

Timeline & Deadlines

Wed. May 1st, 2024
- Application Window OPEN!
Fri. May 31st, 2024
- Application Window CLOSED!
Wed. June 5th, 2024
- Andgar Open-House (invitation only)
Wed. June 12-19, 2024
- Interviews
Fri. June 21st, 2024
- Acceptance Letters Sent
Mon. July 8th, 2024
- Training Session Begins








CAP Training Requirements

You certainly don't have to have any HVAC or building construction trades experience, but there are a few minimum requirements we need you to have before we can bring you into our training program.

  • High School diploma or GED - 18+ Years Old
  • Able to pass a drug screening, including marijuana
  • Clean driving/DOT record
  • General physical abilities, as listed on the full job/program description 


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Classroom &

Hands-On Training

Accredited training including Construction Math, Hand & Power Tool Use, Construction Drawings, Communication & Employability Skills, and Material Handling. 

In our training classroom, at our hands-on training lab, and through on-the-job experiences, successful trainees will be ready for full-time employment with Andgar.



Learn More About Andgar

Our Product Areas & who we are

Since 1973, Andgar has been immersed in our Whatcom & Skagit county communities. 

We invite you to discover our history and learn about our future at The Andgar Family of Companies

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