HVAC Classes in Kansas (Top Schools)

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While there are many states that require HVAC technicians to have a license, Kansas is not one of them.

However, you do need to check all the information and requirements that may be set by your local government.

Salary

Much like in the rest of the states, Kansas has a high demand for HVAC technicians.

You salary, however, depends on various factors. Among them are experience, knowledge, education, certification, and licenses.

Here is some more information on HVAC technician’s salary across ten largest cities of Kansas.

Annual Salary Range:
$38K
$44K
$52K

Average Salaries of Welders in Kansas

City NameSalary
Wichita$44,999
Overland Park$45,791
Kansas City$45,931
Topeka$43,686
Olathe$45,666
Lawrence$44,420
Shawnee$45,791
Salina$44,532
Manhattan$43,219
Hutchinson$44,532
* Salary information last updated 2019

Local Requirements

The largest city of Kansas – Wichita, requires that a journeyman or a master in the mechanical trades in refrigeration completes ongoing education.

The ongoing education you have to complete varies depending on your level and the particular field.

Your county will have more information on that.

Cities and Counties across Kansas have their own regulations.

Since there are 105 countries, you should check the area you are interested in and discover what is the best for you.

Additionally, there may be reciprocity between counties.

Also, you may want to check the local licensing agencies to check what permits you need to obtain.

Contractor Registration

If you plan on having your own business you will need to have a business license.

The information you need will be accessible online on your states website.

The website offers some valuable information on taxes for contractors.

EPA Certification

Even though you do not need an official HVAC license, if you do plan on working with refrigerants you must obtain the EPA certification.

This is required by the federal law by Section 608 Certification from the Environmental Protection Agency.

There are different EPA classifications depending on the types of units you will work with.

If you plan to work on the automobile AC units you should look at the EPA Section 609 requirements.

Schools

Schools will help you attain very thorough knowledge about HVAC systems and how to deal with on the job problems.

To become a top-earning technician you will need to have an edge over the others, and this can easily be done by acquiring education from one of the official HVAC training centers.

Here is a list of official HVAC training centers in Kansas:

15 Top HVAC Schools in Kansas

School NameAddress
Ashworth College6625 The Corners Pkwy NW #500, Norcross, GA 30092
Fort Scott Community College2108 S. Houston, Fort Scott, KS 66701
HVAC TrainingN57 W 13466 Reichert Ave, Menomonee Falls, WI 53007
hvacredu.net (Online Training)P.O. Box 77, Heron, MT 59844
Johnson County Community College12345 College Blvd., Overland Park, KS 66210
Kansas City Area Technical School2220 North 59th Street, Kansas City, KS 66104
Kaw Area Technical School5724 SW Huntoon, Topeka, KS 66604
Manhattan Area Technical College3136 Dickens Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66503
North Central Kansas Technical CollegePO Box 507, Beloit, KS 67420
NorthEast Kansas Technical College1501 W Riley, Atchison, KS 66002
Salina Area Technical School2562 Centennial Road, Salina, KS 67401
Southwest Kansas Technical School2215 N Kansas, Liberal, KS 67901
Vatterott College8853 East 37th Street North, Wichita, KS 67226
Wichita Area Technical College301 S. Grove, Wichita, KS 67211
Wichita Technical Institute2051 S. Meridian, Wichita, KS 67213

Conclusion

If you want to become a HVAC technician in the state of Kansas you do not need to have a license.

However, if you do own a business or want to be a contractor you do need to have a business license.

For more information on requirements that you have to meet in order to work as a HVAC technician in Kansas it is best that you consult with a website of your local government.

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