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Prepare for NATE Testing, Visit the Online Store In the November issue of the NATE Advantage, find out where to pay NATE recertification fees online, learn about two NATE technician certification test sessions being proctored by Johnstone Supply in Las Vegas, visit the NATE Online Store, and check out dates for the Nest Pro Tour. Plus, there are updates to AHRI Guideline N and Guideline Q that you won’t want to miss.
Pay Recertification Fees Online
Why let the time and money spent on earning your certification go to waste? Technicians seeking NATE recertification who already have a minimum of 16 Continuing Education Hours (CEH) reported to NATE can pay recertification fees online at https://store.natex.org/technician-recertification. If needed, technicians can confirm CEH reported to NATE by logging in at www.mynate.org or calling 877-420-6283.
Johnstone Supply of Las Vegas to Host NATE testing at the AHR Expo 2017
Johnstone Supply of Las Vegas will proctor two (2) sessions of North American Technician Excellence (NATE) technician certification testing on Monday, January 30, 2017 at the AHR Expo 2017. The NATE test sessions will be at 8 a.m. to 12 noon and at 1-5 p.m. Registration is required. Click here for instructions to register.
Planning to Test this Fall?
Visit the NATE Online Store to order training materials, including the new HVAC Support Technician Study Guide, the EPA 608 Universal Reference Manual, and the Preparing for the NATE Exam series, including guides for Core exam (available in both English and Spanish), and the specialty exams for Air Distribution, Gas Heating and Oil Heating, Hydronics and Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps (available in both English and Spanish). For more information and to order, visit https://store.natex.org/training.
Join the Nest Pro Tour
The Nest Pro team is touring the country to show you how to grow your business by selling and installing Nest products and expanding your business into the connected home. Click below for a local event and learn about:
What the connected home means for your business.
Nest products, including the new Nest Cam Outdoor security camera.
How to get started selling connected home products.
Updates to AHRI Guideline N and Guideline Q
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) recently published revisions to Guideline N, Assignment of Refrigerant Container Colors and Guideline Q, Content Recovery and Proper Recycling of Refrigerant Cylinders. Visit AHRI’s website at www.ahrinet.org to review and download standards and guidelines free of charge.
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