If you are a mechanically-minded Boulder, Colorado, resident looking for a career opportunity, mechanical maintenance training may provide the perfect opportunity for you to use your abilities and establish yourself in a great career. If this is the case, you might consider training at the Refrigerator School, Inc. (RSI) of Phoenix, Arizona. Training at RSI will give you the necessary skills to become a mechanical maintenance technician as well as the knowledge necessary to apply those skills to the professional market and make a career out of your profession.

Why Train at an Electro-Mechanical School?

Specialization in a trade is often the best career choice for individuals not interested in working at unskilled labor or attending a four year college. For many Boulder, Colorado, residents, certification in mechanical maintenance will offer better and more personally fulfilling opportunities than would a traditional four year degree. Expected job growth in the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2010-2011, published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, is listed for HVAC/R technicians at 28%.

What Does a Mechanical Maintenance Technician Do?

Mechanical technicians install and maintain heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigerators, solar panels and other mechanical and electrical systems in homes, business, and public buildings. The maintenance of these systems is essential to the proper functioning of our society. Maintenance technicians work in diverse conditions and on many different types of machines. For a maintenance technician, work does not mean going into the office every day and sitting around from 9:00 to 5:00. Maintenance technicians are always on the go, traveling to where work is needed. No one day is the same as the next.

RSI’s Training and Programs

At RSI in Phoenix, you will receive technical training in the essentials of how mechanical and electrical systems operate, are installed, and are maintained. Courses you could enroll in are: Electro-Mechanical Technologies (Approx. 9 months/47.5 credit hours); and Mechanical Maintenance Engineering (Approx. 15 months/77.5 credit hours). These programs can prepare you for entry into many diverse careers, including HVAC installer and technician, boiler maintenance technician, building engineer, maintenance engineer, dispatch coordinator, service technician, electrician or electrician’s apprentice, chiller technician, solar panel installer and water treatment specialist.

For more information on The Refrigeration School’s mechanical training programs, please contact RSI today!

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