Longview, TX (PRWEB) April 08, 2013
Vista College invites the community to a ribbon cutting and open house for its all-new 4,325 sq. ft. heating, ventilation & air conditioning technical training facility, Thursday, April 11, from 6 – 8 p.m. (Ribbon cutting at 6:30 p.m.)
The facility, part of Vista College’s Longview campus’ 14,220 sq. ft. expansion project begun in 2012, is now complete and enrolling for an April 22 class start date. This expansion has doubled Vista’s Longview campus’ original size, increasing it from 14,400 sq. ft. to 28,620 square feet. Vista College Campus Director Tim Armstrong, and local HVAC owners, speaking on the importance of HVAC training, will attend the event.
This new HVAC diploma program can be completed in as little as one year with successful, full-time enrollment. The program provides both academic and practical experience in basic refrigeration, electricity and magnetism, brazing, soldering, piping, sheet metal fabrication, air conditioning, heating, commercial applications and more. Graduates are ready for entry-level positions installing air conditioners, servicing equipment, providing maintenance services and much more.
“Individuals looking for a new career path can finish the program quickly, allowing them to begin a rewarding profession as a HVAC technician,” said Tim Armstrong, Vista College campus director. “We are excited to bring this program to Longview.”
Vista College offers a wide variety of career training programs throughout Texas, New Mexico and online. Each career program is staffed with industry experts and leading professionals, ensuring students an affordable, quality education that will help them pursue successful careers in their chosen fields. Financial Aid is available to those that qualify. Graduates may also benefit from Vista’s career services assistance, including resume preparation and interview coaching.
Those interested in a new career path in the HVAC industry should contact Vista College admissions in Longview today at 903-286-0291. First classes begin on April 22.
About Vista College
Vista College is a network of private, post-secondary career colleges offering a variety of training programs. These include Healthcare, Business, Cosmetology, Legal, Technology and Trades. Vista College offers Online Programs and has seven on-ground campuses in Texas (Amarillo, Beaumont, El Paso, Killeen, Longview and Lubbock) and Las Cruces, New Mexico. Vista College is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE). Consumer Information may be viewed at http://www.vistacollege.edu.
The Longview Campus is located at 1905 West Loop 281, Longview, Texas 75604. Call 903-286-0291.