Posted May 7, 2024

NAVAC Launches Comprehensive Training Program for HVAC Technicians 

My NAVAC University is designed to educate and empower next generation of industry technicians.

NAVAC, the world’s largest supplier of HVAC vacuum pumps in addition to a wide array of tools, gauges, hoses, recovery units and industry-specific items, has launched a comprehensive training program, named My NAVAC University.

Designed to train the next generation of HVAC technicians, NAVAC's new training initiative aims to equip technicians with knowledge and skills that transcend beyond mere tool proficiency.

As the HVAC industry faces a growing skills gap, NAVAC remains steadfast in its mission to support technicians and bridge this divide through its comprehensive training programs. By prioritizing education and skill development, NAVAC is empowering technicians to elevate their expertise and enhance quality workmanship. 

Key features of NAVAC's training program include:

  • Accredited Courses: NAVAC offers NATE credits for its Evacuation and Recovery classes, ensuring technicians receive recognized certifications for their expertise.
  • Energy Service Company (ESCO) Integration: ESCO is integrated into the A2L/Low GWP course, offering technicians the opportunity to earn ESCO training certificates. 
  • Expert Trainers: The program is proctored by NAVAC’s National Training Manager, Jesse Stewart, and Director of Customer Experience, Andrew Greaves. Both trainers have a wealth of field experience and are previous recipients of the prestigious "40 Under 40" award in the HVAC industry. Both trainers have lengthy firsthand experience in the field, ensuring a deep understanding of technicians' daily challenges and needs.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: The curriculum covers a wide range of topics including Recovery, Evacuation and A2L/Low GWP Refrigerant competence. Additionally, an upcoming tubing Masterclass session will be offered to focus on installation best practices, design considerations and more.

“Our in-depth, interactive training program epitomizes our commitment to empowering HVAC technicians with the vast knowledge and skills needed to excel in this challenging field,” said Andrew Greaves, Director of Customer Experience at NAVAC. “As the industry evolves, it's imperative that we equip technicians with more than just tools; we're providing them with the expertise to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.”


NAVAC is a global manufacturer that has dedicated over 20 years to the R&D and manufacturing of vacuum solutions and HVAC/R tools. NAVAC draws upon its commitment to technical innovation, strong customer service and robust R&D allocation to deliver solutions offering leading technology, superior quality, and best experience.

Comprising a full lineup of vacuum pumps, recovery units, tubing tools, gauges, and detectors, among other solutions, NAVAC’s product portfolio is designed with one overarching concept in mind: to enhance the work precision, efficiency, and ease for HVAC professionals. At the heart of our innovation is a commitment to user-centric design, integrating advanced technology to meet the dynamic needs of the HVAC landscape without compromising on ergonomics or aesthetics. For more information, visit