Caption: Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC); male employee reaches up and works on heating and air equipment

The Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Apprenticeship program allows eligible high school graduates and adult learners to earn money and get experience for a job after completion. The program is a collaborative effort of Blue Ridge Community College, Henderson County Public Schools, Transylvania County Public Schools, Homeschool Association, and Blue Ridge Heating and Air working together to support students.

The Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Apprenticeship program is a registered North Carolina Apprenticeship with the N.C. Department of Labor.

Application Deadline:

Use the form below to apply for the Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Apprenticeship:


Are you interested in learning more about the Apprenticeship Program with Blue Ridge Community College?

Program Description:

heating and air conditioning (HVAC) icon air unti snow (cold) and sun (heat)

Length of Program: Three years. 4-6 semesters. 6,000-8,000 hours of on-the-job training.
Eligibility: January 2023 High School Graduates and Adult Learners.
Tuition: Free. Plus, you’ll get PAID to attend class.
Starting Pay: $17.00. Periodic increases.
Class Hours: Minimum 576.
Schedule: Begin work with Blue Ridge Heating and Air now; classes will begin in Spring 2023.

Application and Hiring Process

For adult learners and those graduating in January 2023:

  • Applications sent weekly to Blue Ridge Heating & Air
  • If selected, a contingent offer of employment will be extended with specific details to follow
  • If hired, you will begin employment
  • Class will begin Spring 2023.

Partner Company

Blue Ridge Heating & Air Engineered Comfort Solutions

Contact Us

Kelli Stewart
Apprenticeship Coordinator
(828) 694-1766
k_stewart1093@blueridge.edu

Blue Ridge offers eight tracks for Apprenticeship!

Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Automotive
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Business & Banking
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Construction
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Early Childhood Education
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Electrical
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Made in Henderson County (Manufacturing)
Apprenticeship Blue Ridge Plumbing