Welcome to The ESCO Group

The ESCO Group serves the HVACR Industry and Skilled Trades through: ESCO Institute, HVAC Excellence, Green Mechanical Council, ESCO Press International, AC&R Safety Coalition, Carbon Monoxide Safety Association, and ESCO Document Registry.

We provide: Programmatic Accreditation, Educator Credentialing, Student Outcome Assessments, Stackable and Portable Credentials (Industry and Government Certifications), Curriculum, Standard Development, Publishing Services, Data Registry Services, Custom Software Development, and Professional Development through our National HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference. Additionally, ESCO Institute is the largest provider of the EPA Section 608 Certification.

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Progressive Levels of Certification

Progressive Levels of Certification

Throughout each stage of a person’s HVACR career; students, technicians, instructors, and individuals take various certifications to validate their knowledge. What makes us unique is that we offer certifications at all levels and stages in the careers of those in the HVACR industry.

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National HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference

Events Calendar

Event Date Location
VATIE Professional Development Conference July 27, 2017 Norfolk, VA
United Association Instructor Training Program August 12, 2017 Ann Arbor, MI
Accreditation On-Site Visit Pinellas Technical College August 22, 2017 St. Petersburg, FL
Accreditation On-Site Visit Laredo Community College August 30, 2017 Laredo, TX
On-Site Visit South Central Louisiana Technical College – Young Memorial Campus September 6, 2017 Morgan City, LA
On-Site Visit South Central Louisiana Technical College – Lafourche Campus September 7, 2017 Thibodaux, LA
On-Site Visit South Central Louisiana Technical College – Reserve Campus September 8, 2017 Reserve, LA
MSCA October 15-16, 2017 Boca Raton, FL
IHACI Trade Show November 2, 2017 Pasadena, CA
2018 National Educators and Trainers Conference March 26 -28, 2018 Las Vegas, NV
2019 National Educators and Trainers Conference March 3 – 5, 2019 Las Vegas, NV
2020 National Educators and Trainers Conference March 23 – 25, 2020 Las Vegas, NV