Midwest HVAC News
new online training portal enables air-conditioning and
refrigeration technicians to take part in training on the newest
HVAC/R technologies, earn credits toward professional accreditation,
access a wide variety of technical reference materials, and maintain
an up-to-date record of their complete training history – all in a
single location. The new Emerson Educational Services online
training portal, operated by Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., is
Using the new site, technicians can access the full offering of
Emerson distance learning courses, encompassing dozens of titles in
both online and CD-based formats. The portal also allows them to
sign up for instructor-led Emerson courses that are offered at
locations throughout the United States.
"The new Emerson Online Training Portal makes it simple to sign up
and participate in some of the best HVAC/R training available
today," said Larry Banas, director of Emerson Educational Services.
"But quick and easy access to courses is only the beginning."
In addition to offering course registration and hosting online
courses, the site also provides users with their own "dashboard"
that allows them to track the course or courses they are taking or
have completed, their performance, credits they've achieved, and
more. The new website also contains a wide variety of free reference
materials including technical bulletins and other literature,
instructional videos, and reference software that can help
contractors improve their productivity and efficiency.
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easy-to-use dashboard makes it easy to access the site and
maintain a personalized user profile. The portal is also fully
compatible with mobile devices including smart phones and
tablets, Banas noted.
"Technicians can now access their training and reference portal
from almost anywhere, and keep track of their professional
accreditation and training whenever it is most convenient for
them," said Banas. "Plus, with the wide range of free technical
reference material and online courses, they can actively improve
their performance and take part in valuable training on a
schedule that is completely of their own choosing."
Emerson Educational Services delivers comprehensive training
programs that cover a broad array of HVAC/R topics including
refrigeration fundamentals and principles, as well as critical
service and technical skills. In addition, the portal offers
access to in-depth and up-to-date technical training on advanced
Emerson HVAC/R products and technologies.
Emerson Educational Services is an Authorized Provider of the
International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET),
a non-profit organization devoted to quality continuing
education and training programs. Many Emerson courses are
accredited by North American Technician Excellence (NATE).
Emerson online courses comply with Sharable Content Object
Reference Model (SCORM) standards, enabling the widest possible
use and compatibility.
"Emerson courses are designed with interactive features that
help make learning more enjoyable, beneficial and effective,
regardless of whether they take part in a classroom or a
self-paced program," Banas added. "Our goal is to offer
contractors valuable training and reference information that can
help them become more productive and profitable in the field,
while also allowing maximum flexibility and ease of use."
For more information on the new Emerson Educational Services
learning portal, visit the site at
https://education.emersonclimate.com, or contact Banas at
937-498-3696, or Larry.Banas@emerson.com.
Emerson, based in St. Louis, is a global leader in bringing
technology and engineering together to provide innovative
solutions to customers through its network power, process
management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and
appliance and tools businesses. For more information, visit
About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson, is the
world's leading provider of heating, ventilation, air
conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential,
industrial and commercial applications. The group combines
best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design,
distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide
customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers
worldwide. Emerson Climate Technologies' innovative solutions,
which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll
and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and
protect the environment. For more information, visit