Founded in 1997, North American Technician Excellence (NATE) is the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, NATE is the certification organization governed, owned, operated, developed and supported by the entire HVACR industry.
NATE certification tests represent real world working knowledge of HVACR systems. Developed by a committee of industry experts nationwide, our NATE exams represent HVACR topics pertinent to contractors, educators, manufacturers and utilities alike. All of the NATE tests are rigorous, multiple-choice, knowledge-based tests and validate a technician’s knowledge.
Our ultimate mission is to enrich the business climate for our members and to project a professional image of the HVAC-R contracting industry in Florida.
The goal of this site is to disseminate information for and about MACCA and our sponsors. The MACCA organization has been active for over twenty years with the crucial goal to better the HVAC industry for its members and their customers. MACCA's mission statement is the guiding principle of the association:
To better the quality and public image of the Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) industry through the proper training of apprentices and to promote excellence, knowledge and support within the HVAC industry.
MACCA is an affiliated chapter of the Florida Refrigeration Air Conditioning Contractors Association (FRACCA).
Heating and cooling systems can be complicated. It's our job to make finding the right one as simple as possible. So find everything you need right here: Learn the basics of furnaces, heat pumps and air conditioning systems, the energy-saving benefits of dual-fuel hybrid systems, and how the right equipment can help you control air quality and humidity along with temperature.
Ask the Seal.com was founded in Central Florida in 2008 to help consumers distinguish reputable companies from companies that pretend to be reputable. We quickly became a trusted name in Central Florida, where consumers go to find reputable companies with the Seal of Approval and we are now expanding nationwide.
Building Connections represents outstanding local companies who are dedicated to maintaining high standards and quality in their industries.
These companies are leaders in their fields, and they are dedicated to not only offering the best products and customer service, but also to the safety and education of our communities.
More than 3 million households nationwide check Angie's List reviews to find the best local service providers, like roofers, plumbers, handymen, mechanics, doctors and dentists. And that's just the short list. We collect ratings and reviews on more than 720 different services. The people who join Angie's List are just like you — real folks looking for a way to find trustworthy companies that perform high-quality work.
The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce is a major force in our community's economic prosperity and outstanding lifestyle. An award-winning not-for-profit membership organization, The Chamber provides the leadership to achieve a diverse balanced economy that enhances the quality of living and working in greater Sarasota.
Whether and, whether you’re visiting for a week, planning to relocate, or a long-time resident of our beautiful barrier island, this website has everything you’ll need to make the most of your time in our little piece of paradise...
The West Florida Chapter of Community Associations Institute is one of 60+ chapters worldwide. We serve the educational, business, and networking needs of community associations in Manatee, Sarasota and DeSoto Counties. Our membership includes condominium, cooperative, and homeowner associations as well as manager members and those who provide services and products to associations. As one of the most active chapters in the nation, we have greater than 730 members!