Welcome to The ESCO Group

The ESCO Group including: ESCO Institute, HVAC Excellence, Carbon Monoxide Safety Association, Educational Standards Corporation, AC&R Safety Coalition, ESCO Press International, Green Mechanical Council, ESCO Document Registry, serve the skilled trades with a focus on the HVACR and building sciences fields.

ESCO Group provides; curriculum, programmatic accreditation, student outcome assessments, certification (professional, industry, government), educator credentialing, standard development, publishing services, custom software development. Additionally, our ESCO Institute affiliate is the largest provider of the EPA Section 608 Certification.

Collectively the group sponsors the HVAC Excellence Educators and Trainers Conference which offers professional development to educators and trainers in the HVACR Industry.

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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Events Calendar

Event Date Location
Accreditation Onsite Visit, Tennessee College of Applied Technology November 1, 2016 Clarksville, TN
Accreditation Onsite Visit, Tennessee College of Applied Technology November 2, 2016 Dickson, TN
Accreditation Onsite Visit, College of Southern Nevada November 15, 2016
IHACI Trade Show November 16, 2016 Pasadena, CA
AHR Expo Jan 30 - Feb 1, 2017 Orlando, FL
Council of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Educators Meeting March 26, 2017 Orlando, FL
National HVACR Educators and Trainers Conference March 27-29, 2017 Orlando, FL
Daikin VRV Train the Trainer March 30, 2017 Orlando, FL