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NATE Advantage March 2016

17 May 2016


The NATE Advantage – March 2016

The NATE Advantage
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March 2016:
NATE Announces Board of Trustees Roster and New Scholarships

In the March issue of the NATE advantage, read through the recently announced 2015-2016 NATE Board of Trustees roster. Also, listen in to John Lanier’s appearance on The NEWSMakers podcast, discover new exams for technicians, recently announced scholarships, and visit the NATE career center.

In This Issue…

  • NATE Board of Trustees Announced Membership
  • New Exams to Help Grow Your Workforce
  • NATE Announces Donald Frendberg Scholarship
  • Hiring for the Upcoming Cooling Season?

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NATE Board of Trustees Announced Membership
The North American Technician Excellence (NATE) Board of Trustees has announced its roster for 2015-2016, including a renewed chairmanship and seven new and replacement members elected to serve for the new term. View the complete roster at www.natex.org/site/390/About-Us/Board

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John Lanier on The NEWSMakers Podcast
John Lanier, chief operating officer of AHRI and NATE discusses his new role within AHRI, NATE’s 2016 outlook, the organization’s new certification exams, and more. www.achrnews.com/videos?bctid=4726433935001

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New Exams to Help Grow Your Workforce
NATE has launched two new exams, the Ready-To-Work certificate, and the HVACR Support Technician certificate, designed to help technicians build strong careers and contractors build a stronger HVACR workforce. Visit www.natex.org/site/431/Contractors/Technician-Development to learn more.


NATE Announces Donald Frendberg Scholarship
North American Technician Excellence (NATE) announced the creation of three scholarships annually, in honor of Donald Frendberg, longtime HVACR champion and former Chairman of NATE and HARDI and former Executive Director of the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation. The announcement was made as Frendberg was awarded the 8th Annual Golden Toolbox Award.

The Donald Frendberg Scholarship will support qualified students pursuing a career in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) and who are enrolled in an HVACR program at an accredited institution in the state of Florida. See full announcement here.


Hiring for the Upcoming Cooling Season?
Did you know the NATE Career Center connect you with current NATE and ICE certified technicians looking for work? Don’t waste your time with ordinary methods of recruiting or job hunting. Take your employment bid to the next level. Visit www.jobs.natex.org for details.


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