Training Curriculums & Resources

Learn more about the industry-recognized construction trades training & certification resources we use to advance your knowledge and career.

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Certifications & Curriculums

work toward nationally recognized trade certifications through ANdgar University's training programs.

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North American Technician Excellence

NATE Training Academy is part of NATE's efforts to better support HVACR technicians. In addition to certifying technicians and recognizing their excellence within the industry, NATE is dedicated to technician development. NATE Training Academy is a part of NATE's goal to provide a complete training package for technicians.

NATE Training Academy currently offers a comprehensive set of courses to prepare technicians for the Certified HVAC Professional (CHP-5) certification exams.

The CHP-5 exams are a part of NATE's certification pathway for technicians that have recently entered the field and are designed to mesh a technician’s training and certification efforts with their on-the-job learning.  The interactive and immersive online classes cover the CHP-5 subject areas: HVAC Fundamentals, Electrical and Controls, Comfort and Airflow, Installation, and Service.

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National Center for Construction Education & Research

NCCER’s workforce development process of accreditation, instructor certification, standardized curriculum, registry, assessment and certification is a key component in the industry’s workforce development efforts.

This progressive program has evolved into curricula for more than 70 craft areas and a complete series of more than 70 assessments offered in over 6,000 NCCER-accredited training and assessment locations across the United States.  See the full list of areas of study here.

NCCER curricula meet the Department of Labor’s office in apprenticeship requirements for time-based training and are modular in format, allowing for flexibility and custom task training.

Andgar University is home to Certified NCCER Master Trainers. Come study & work with us!

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Associated General Contractors 

The Andgar family of companies has been a member of AGC of Washington for 22 years. This means safety training factors heavily in job preparation and completion. Safety awareness and readiness runs throughout Andgar's work culture. 

AGC offers construction trades coursework from CORE basics to supervisory/management and supports its members with safety program support, educational materials, and workforce entry programs like Core-Plus Construction, and Build Your Future.

Want to learn more about how Andgar's AGC Membership enhances our training programs?

Click here to learn more about the ways AGC supports its member businesses.

Learn more about AGC's Education Foundation which offers training, scholarships, and resources for those in and interested in the building construction trades.


Trane University

Andgar Mechanical, LLC is a Trane Comfort Specialist (TCS) dealer. This means Trane HVAC products feature heavily in our business, and we represent the top tier of Trane product HVAC installers and repair technicians. 

Andgar University taps into Trane's specialized training programs that feature detailed building systems & controls and technical service training specific to HVAC trades.

Want to learn more about Trane University?

Click here to learn more about the specialized knowledge Andgar University imparts from Trane's program.