6 Ways to Tether Your Tools Where You Need Them
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6 Ways to Tether Your Tools Where You Need Them

Appliance repair is not always as graceful as we might prefer. Sometimes, you need to...
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Common Mistakes That Novice Appliance Technicians Make
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Common Mistakes That Novice Appliance Technicians Make

When you are learning, mistakes are just another tool to enhance your education. You make...
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10 Reasons to Send Your Graduate to Appliance Repair School
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10 Reasons to Send Your Graduate to Appliance Repair School

Every year, teens grow into graduates and start making plans to leave home. Whether they...
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Appliance Repair Lessons Learned Only in the Field
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Appliance Repair Lessons Learned Only in the Field

No one starts out as an appliance repair expert. Even if you have a natural...
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Appliance Industry 2020 Q1 Results
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Appliance Industry 2020 Q1 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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The 7 Reasons Why Appliance Repair Technicians Carry Cleaning Supplies
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The 7 Reasons Why Appliance Repair Technicians Carry Cleaning Supplies

Working with tools is an essential part of appliance repair. You have to be comfortable...
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7 Features to Look For in Good Repair Tools
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7 Features to Look For in Good Repair Tools

Building a good toolbox is about more than just a checklist of screwdriver types and...
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Field Service During a Pandemic
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Field Service During a Pandemic

We know there are tons of information being shared about how to protect ourselves from...
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10 Handy Technician Toolbox Tricks
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10 Handy Technician Toolbox Tricks

Here at Fred's Appliance Academy, we can teach new technicians to build a complete toolbox...
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Build Your Appliance Repair Business by Training Rookies with Fred’s Academy
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Build Your Appliance Repair Business by Training Rookies with Fred’s Academy

Appliance repair is an industry where there is always demand. Appliances are an essential part...
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How to Assemble a 120-volt Auxiliary Power Supply for Appliance Repair Diagnostics
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How to Assemble a 120-volt Auxiliary Power Supply for Appliance Repair Diagnostics

Hey everyone, Tim with Fred's appliance Academy here with another great video for you today....
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How to Check a 240-Volt Outlet for Voltage
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How to Check a 240-Volt Outlet for Voltage

Hey, everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for you today....
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Soldering a Steel to Copper Connection – Refrigeration Training
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Soldering a Steel to Copper Connection – Refrigeration Training

Hello everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy. Here today showing a video. We've had a...
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How to Assemble a Mini Resettable Fuse for Appliance Repair Diagnostics
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How to Assemble a Mini Resettable Fuse for Appliance Repair Diagnostics

Hello, everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another awesome video for you today....
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How to Assemble a Refrigerator Split Phase Compressor Tester for Repair Diagnostics
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How to Assemble a Refrigerator Split Phase Compressor Tester for Repair Diagnostics

Hey everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for you today....
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5 Reasons Why Appliance Repair is Recession-Proof
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5 Reasons Why Appliance Repair is Recession-Proof

If you're looking to build a lifetime career, appliance repair is a profitable skill to...
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Congrats to our graduating February 2020 class
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Congrats to our graduating February 2020 class

We’re proud of our graduates from February 2020 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Appliance Repair Requires More Than Just a Screwdriver
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Appliance Repair Requires More Than Just a Screwdriver

Nearly every home today has appliances that massively reduce the time spent on mundane housework....
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5 Appliance Repair Tips for Working with Tools
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5 Appliance Repair Tips for Working with Tools

When repairing appliances, you get many opportunities to try out your tools. Appliances are put...
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Learn Appliance Repair Skills And Launch Your Career Today!
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Learn Appliance Repair Skills And Launch Your Career Today!

With job markets becoming more competitive all around the world, unemployment is growing, especially in...
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Hot Surface Ignition in Gas Ranges
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Hot Surface Ignition in Gas Ranges

Hey everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for you today....
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q4 Results
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q4 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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[event CANCELLED-COVID-19] Full Scholarship being awarded at MSA Convention 2020
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[event CANCELLED-COVID-19] Full Scholarship being awarded at MSA Convention 2020

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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Repairing a Top Load Direct Drive Washer
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Repairing a Top Load Direct Drive Washer

Hey, what's going on everyone? Tim with Fred's appliance Academy. We're here with another video...
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How to Diagnose and Check a 120 Volt AC Wall Outlet
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How to Diagnose and Check a 120 Volt AC Wall Outlet

Hey everyone. Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for you today....
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Congrats to our graduating January 2020 class
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Congrats to our graduating January 2020 class

We’re proud of our graduates from January 2020 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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From a Green Tech to a Senior Tech
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From a Green Tech to a Senior Tech

Corina is one of Fred’s Appliance’s most accomplished technicians. Throughout her 3+ years with the...
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3 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Repair Tools in the Best Shape
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3 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Repair Tools in the Best Shape

The skills to repair common household appliances when acquired are very handy. You can put...
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How to Repair Appliances After a Major Flood
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How to Repair Appliances After a Major Flood

Almost all appliances carry some risk of flooding or taking on water damage. But, depending...
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How to Test a High-Voltage Transformer from a Microwave
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How to Test a High-Voltage Transformer from a Microwave

Testing a high voltage transformer from a microwave with an analog meter. Note: Before testing...
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How to Test a Magnetron from a Microwave
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How to Test a Magnetron from a Microwave

Testing a magnetron from a microwave with an analog meter. Note before testing any components...
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How to Test a High Voltage Diode from a Microwave
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How to Test a High Voltage Diode from a Microwave

Testing a high voltage diode from a microwave. Note: Before testing any component in a...
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How to Test a High Voltage Capacitor in a Microwave
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How to Test a High Voltage Capacitor in a Microwave

Testing a high voltage capacitor in a microwave. Note: Before testing any components in a...
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Bench Testing a Dryer Split-phase Motor
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Bench Testing a Dryer Split-phase Motor

Bench testing a split phase motor from a dryer. You can bench test the motor...
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Replacing a rear drum bearing on a Frigidaire Electric Dryer
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Replacing a rear drum bearing on a Frigidaire Electric Dryer

Hey guys, Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for you. In...
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How to Test Infinite Switches in Electric Ranges
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How to Test Infinite Switches in Electric Ranges

What's going on everyone? Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy here with another great video for...
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Wiring Schematic Diagnostics – Frigidaire Electric Dryer
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Wiring Schematic Diagnostics – Frigidaire Electric Dryer

Hey, what's going on everyone, Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy, here with another great video...
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Congrats to our graduating December 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating December 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from December 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource 2020
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource 2020

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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New Scholarship Opportunities for Veterans in 2020 through AMVETS
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New Scholarship Opportunities for Veterans in 2020 through AMVETS

AMVETS has new scholarships for 2020 available for trade schools like ours to teach military...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at ASTI 2020
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Full Scholarship being awarded at ASTI 2020

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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5 Appliance Repair Tools That Often Go Unmentioned
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5 Appliance Repair Tools That Often Go Unmentioned

In an appliance repair toolkit are many things that your average home DIYer would never...
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Why Repair Tech Pros Attend Fred’s Appliance Academy Courses
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Why Repair Tech Pros Attend Fred’s Appliance Academy Courses

It might surprise you to learn that not every student who attends Fred's Appliance Academy...
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Congrats to our graduating November 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating November 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from November 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Using a 120 Volt Tester
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Using a 120 Volt Tester

Tim: 00:11 Hey guys, Tim, with Fred's Appliance Academy, here with another video for you....
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Checking in Home Water Pressure
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Checking in Home Water Pressure

Is your washer taking too long to fill? Are you finding water in front of...
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How to Install 3 and 4 Prong 240V Range Cords
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How to Install 3 and 4 Prong 240V Range Cords

Tim: 00:15 Hey, guys, Tim with Fred's Appliance Academy. In today's video, we're gonna show...
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Hands-On 2-Week Refrigeration Course
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Hands-On 2-Week Refrigeration Course

Fred’s Appliance Academy is excited to announce a new two-week refrigeration course! This course will...
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5 Careers Where Appliance Repair is a Valued Skill
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5 Careers Where Appliance Repair is a Valued Skill

When most people hear about learning appliance repair, naturally their first thought is that the...
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q3 Results
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q3 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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Congrats to our graduating October 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating October 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from October 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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5 Tips for Working Safely with Tools
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5 Tips for Working Safely with Tools

Working with tools is something that most people get the basics very quickly. Most people...
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Basic Smart Tools Every Technician Should Have
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Basic Smart Tools Every Technician Should Have

Every technician needs a toolkit, and all the skill in the world is no substitute...
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Congrats to our graduating September 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating September 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from September 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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The Appliances You Will Learn to Repair in Fred’s Basic 3-Week Class
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The Appliances You Will Learn to Repair in Fred’s Basic 3-Week Class

One of the most important points when learning appliance repair is which appliances you learn...
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AMVETS Generation T Scholarships
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AMVETS Generation T Scholarships

AMVETS has partnered up with Generation T to offer scholarships to trade schools like ours...
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What Do I Need to Attend Fred’s Appliance Academy?
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What Do I Need to Attend Fred’s Appliance Academy?

If you've been thinking about learning appliance repair at Fred's Appliance Academy, let us first...
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Congrats to our graduating August 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating August 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from August 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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The HUGE value in having the Support Staff work with the Field Staff for a day
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The HUGE value in having the Support Staff work with the Field Staff for a day

We believe that the more information you have, the better decisions you will be able...
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Four Important Benefits of On-Campus Appliance Repair Learning
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Four Important Benefits of On-Campus Appliance Repair Learning

Learning appliance repair is something you can do slowly over years or altogether over the...
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5 Reasons to Wear Work Gloves for Appliance Repair
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5 Reasons to Wear Work Gloves for Appliance Repair

Work gloves are an important and understated part of appliance repair. Thousands of repair manuals,...
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Congrats to our graduating July 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating July 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from July 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q2 Results
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q2 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at NASC 2019
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Full Scholarship being awarded at NASC 2019

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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Build Your Appliance Repair Career
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Build Your Appliance Repair Career

Nothing tells potential employers or customers you are serious and care about your work like...
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5 Non-Tools that Every Repair Toolbox Needs
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5 Non-Tools that Every Repair Toolbox Needs

When most people think of stocking up a toolbox for repair work, they start listing...
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Congrats to our graduating June 2019 Refrigeration class
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Congrats to our graduating June 2019 Refrigeration class

We’re proud of our graduates from June 2019 Basic Refrigeration Repair course. We wish them...
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5 Tips for Working with Tools that You Only Learn From Experience
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5 Tips for Working with Tools that You Only Learn From Experience

In the appliance repair business, you find yourself working with a lot of tools. Whether...
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Seven Reasons Appliance Repair is a Great Retirement Skill
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Seven Reasons Appliance Repair is a Great Retirement Skill

Retirement is an interesting time in anyone's life. You're done working, but you're not done...
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5 Ways to Make Money from Learning Appliance Repair
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5 Ways to Make Money from Learning Appliance Repair

Being able to repair home appliances is an important skill to have. A handy person...
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Congrats to our graduating June 2019 Laundry class
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Congrats to our graduating June 2019 Laundry class

We’re proud of our graduates from June 2019 Basic Laundry Repair course. We wish them...
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Congrats to our graduating May 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating May 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from May 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Hands-on Training is The Best Way to Learn Appliance Repair
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Hands-on Training is The Best Way to Learn Appliance Repair

There is a desperate need for appliance repair technicians throughout the United States and Canada....
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How to Deal with Hard Water on Service Calls
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How to Deal with Hard Water on Service Calls

A lot of professional appliance repair is tied up in maintenance and tune-ups. At the...
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Technician Training on Lokring Tools & R600a
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Technician Training on Lokring Tools & R600a

Thursday, June 27th, 2019: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Encompass Training Center, Lawrenceville, GAEarly Bird Registration...
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q1 Results
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Appliance Industry 2019 Q1 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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Learn Appliance Repair
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Learn Appliance Repair

Perhaps you are looking for a career change or a way to earn extra money...
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Congrats to our graduating April 2019 Refrigeration class
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Congrats to our graduating April 2019 Refrigeration class

We're proud of our graduates from April 2019 Basic Refrigeration Repair course. We wish them...
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How to Be Prepared for Soft Copper Lines on Appliances
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How to Be Prepared for Soft Copper Lines on Appliances

When you're in appliance repair, you have to constantly expect the unexpected. Any appliance repair...
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Congrats to our graduating March 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating March 2019 class

We’re proud of our graduates from March 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Repair Business Management at Encompass
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Repair Business Management at Encompass

Encompass is hosting a Repair Business Management training course for service providers on April 25,...
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Learn Appliance Repair to Start These 5 In-Demand Jobs
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Learn Appliance Repair to Start These 5 In-Demand Jobs

Whether starting out in the workforce or learning another trade, learning appliance repair creates excellent...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource 2019
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource 2019

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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7 Must Have Tools for Appliance Repair
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7 Must Have Tools for Appliance Repair

Are you a recent graduate of Fred's Appliance Academy? If you are, then the following information...
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Congrats to our graduating February 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating February 2019 class

We're proud of our graduates from February 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course.  We wish them...
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Appliance Repair: A Recession-Proof Job
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Appliance Repair: A Recession-Proof Job

Choosing a career can be a daunting task. There are a wide variety of factors...
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Appliance Industry 2018 Q4 Results
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Appliance Industry 2018 Q4 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at ASTI 2019
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Full Scholarship being awarded at ASTI 2019

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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Congrats to our graduating January 2019 class
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Congrats to our graduating January 2019 class

We're proud of our graduates from January 2019 Basic Appliance Repair course.  We wish them...
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8 Appliance Repair Tips for Improving the Customer Experience
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8 Appliance Repair Tips for Improving the Customer Experience

Having good customer service and customer relationship skills will prove to be essential for the...
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What’s the Best Way to Learn Appliance Repair and Earn Certifications?
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What’s the Best Way to Learn Appliance Repair and Earn Certifications?

For those interested in getting started in the appliance repair field, this question will undoubtedly...
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Congrats to our graduating December 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating December 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from December 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course.  Our last class...
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4 Reasons to Learn Appliance Repair
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4 Reasons to Learn Appliance Repair

Every set of skills has a certain amount of value, especially when these skills translate...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at Nationwide Primetime 2019
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Full Scholarship being awarded at Nationwide Primetime 2019

UPDATE:  2/10/2019 - Due to scheduling conflicts, Fred's Appliance Academy was not able to attend...
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5 Customer Questions You Need to Have Answers To
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5 Customer Questions You Need to Have Answers To

Appliances aren't the only thing you need to be prepared for when you start an...
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Congrats to our graduating November 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating November 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from November 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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5 More Tools to Keep Yourself Safe During Appliance Repair
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5 More Tools to Keep Yourself Safe During Appliance Repair

Getting the job done is important. But staying safe is even more important. Appliance repair...
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Appliance Industry 2018 Q3 Results
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Appliance Industry 2018 Q3 Results

Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Haier, Samsung, and LG to...
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Carry Extras of These Nine Things on Every Appliance Repair Job
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Carry Extras of These Nine Things on Every Appliance Repair Job

Not all of your equipment is going to be tools and parts. Many times, it...
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Congrats to our graduating October 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating October 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from October 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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5 Advantages of Hands-On Appliance Repair Training
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5 Advantages of Hands-On Appliance Repair Training

Classes are moving online. That includes classes for technical, manual skills. But while virtual learning...
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Appliance Repair Shop Owners: How Do You Train Your New Repair Technicians?
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Appliance Repair Shop Owners: How Do You Train Your New Repair Technicians?

You're a busy appliance-store-and-repair-shop owner, and you're about to hire two new technicians. You'd prefer...
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Congrats to our graduating September 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating September 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from September 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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R600a and Lokring Repair Training at Encompass in Atlanta Georgia
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R600a and Lokring Repair Training at Encompass in Atlanta Georgia

Tech Training on Lokring Tools & R600a October 24, 2018: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Encompass Training...
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Appliance Brands – Who owns who?
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Appliance Brands – Who owns who?

Students at Fred's Appliance Academy learn to diagnose and repair all sorts of electrical appliances,...
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4 Tools You Need If You’re Working with Gas Appliances
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4 Tools You Need If You’re Working with Gas Appliances

The difference between DIY appliance repairs and professional work is the experience. Once you've repaired...
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Congrats to our graduating August 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating August 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from August 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish them...
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Three Things You Should Do After Every Appliance Repair Job
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Three Things You Should Do After Every Appliance Repair Job

Appliance repair isn't easy, and you're on the clock. Your whole day is probably booked...
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Congrats to our graduating July 2018 Laundry class
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Congrats to our graduating July 2018 Laundry class

We're proud of our graduates from July 2018 Basic Laundry Repair course.  This is our...
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3 Principles for the Safe Use of Tools
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3 Principles for the Safe Use of Tools

There's no doubt that an appliance technician's tools are important for getting a job done correctly....
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Congrats to our graduating July 2018 Refrigeration class
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Congrats to our graduating July 2018 Refrigeration class

We're proud of our graduates from July 2018 Basic Refrigeration Repair course. We wish them...
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Add Offline Learning to Your Resume: 4 Reason to Look for Hands-On Appliance Repair Training
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Add Offline Learning to Your Resume: 4 Reason to Look for Hands-On Appliance Repair Training

Online learning has changed every industry, even appliance repair. You can learn how to build...
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Congrats to our graduating June 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating June 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from June 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course.  This was our...
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Fill in Your Knowledge Gaps: Comprehensive and Specialty Courses Help Re-frame Your Knowledge
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Fill in Your Knowledge Gaps: Comprehensive and Specialty Courses Help Re-frame Your Knowledge

Appliance repair and IT have something in common: both theoretical number and hands-on expertise matter....
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Thanks Encompass! CSR Basic Appliance Repair Training
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Thanks Encompass! CSR Basic Appliance Repair Training

Last week, Adam and Alex, had the pleasure of training at the new Encompass facility...
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Specialize in Difficult Appliances: Learn How to Read Wiring Diagrams
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Specialize in Difficult Appliances: Learn How to Read Wiring Diagrams

Appliance repair has changed a lot over the years. Instead of relying purely on knowledge and an...
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Congrats to our graduating May 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating May 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from our May 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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Take Care of Your Tools and They Will Take Care of You
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Take Care of Your Tools and They Will Take Care of You

If you are beginning or have already begun a career as an appliance repair technician,...
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Learn Appliance Repair Today: Efficient and Effective Education
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Learn Appliance Repair Today: Efficient and Effective Education

Life Skills and Job Skills Knowing how to fix appliances is certainly tremendously valuable. People...
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Congrats to our graduating April 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating April 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from our April 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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A New Career in Three Weeks? You Betcha.
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A New Career in Three Weeks? You Betcha.

A new career in three weeks sounds a lot like a gimmick of some kind....
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Hands-on Lokring refrigeration training now available
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Hands-on Lokring refrigeration training now available

We have added to our three-week course and our single week basic refrigeration course the...
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Appliance Repair: Skills Your Grown Children Can Always Fall Back On
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Appliance Repair: Skills Your Grown Children Can Always Fall Back On

Being a modern parent isn't easy. Between cell phones and social media, figuring out the...
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Congrats to our graduating March 2018 class
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Congrats to our graduating March 2018 class

We're proud of our graduates from our March 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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How to Organize Your Tools for Efficiency and Reduced Loss
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How to Organize Your Tools for Efficiency and Reduced Loss

When you're visiting a customer's house to repair an appliance, you need to have all...
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Three Reasons Why You Should Learn General Appliance Repair Before Specializing
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Three Reasons Why You Should Learn General Appliance Repair Before Specializing

Once you get past the outer casing, most appliances are all the same. The cooling...
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Congrats to our graduating February 2018 class!
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Congrats to our graduating February 2018 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our February 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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How Fred’s Appliance Academy Can Further Your Career
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How Fred’s Appliance Academy Can Further Your Career

As the world continues to change and the demand for certain professional industries continues to...
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Academy Resources moving from Box to Google Drive
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Academy Resources moving from Box to Google Drive

We at Fred's Appliance Academy have been hard at work looking to improve our curriculum...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource The Summit 2018
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Full Scholarship being awarded at BrandSource The Summit 2018

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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How to Become a Certified Appliance Repair Person in 3-Weeks
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How to Become a Certified Appliance Repair Person in 3-Weeks

If you're reading this we can assume that you're either looking to start a new...
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Full Scholarship being awarded at Nationwide Primetime 2018
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Full Scholarship being awarded at Nationwide Primetime 2018

We are excited to announce a new scholarship opportunity for Fred's Appliance Academy that will...
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What You Should Bring With You to Make Appliance Repair Jobs Safer and Easier
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What You Should Bring With You to Make Appliance Repair Jobs Safer and Easier

A lot of appliance repair is appliance maintenance, and a lot of appliance maintenance is...
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Congrats to our graduating January 2018 class!
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Congrats to our graduating January 2018 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our January 2018 Basic Appliance Repair course.   We couldn't...
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Goodbye 2017
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Goodbye 2017

Thanks to supporters like you, Fred's Appliance Academy was able to train over 150 students...
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What Screwdrivers Do You Need for General Appliance Repair
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What Screwdrivers Do You Need for General Appliance Repair

Screws are never standardized. If you find a socket plate in one room with flathead...
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Congrats to our graduates of our one week Basic Refrigeration Course December 2017
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Congrats to our graduates of our one week Basic Refrigeration Course December 2017

Quick shout out and congrats to this group of students that completed our one week...
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Mr Appliance Scholarship Opportunity
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Mr Appliance Scholarship Opportunity

This scholarship opportunity is only available to Mr. Appliance Franchises.  Fred's Appliance Academy is offering...
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ASTI 2018 IS ALMOST HERE
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ASTI 2018 IS ALMOST HERE

With 2017 coming to a close, our staff at Fred's Appliance Academy is looking towards 2018. ...
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Congrats to First One Week Basic Laundry Course Graduates
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Congrats to First One Week Basic Laundry Course Graduates

Quick shout out and congrats to our first group of students that completed our one...
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How to Test Electric Components with a Multimeter
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How to Test Electric Components with a Multimeter

One of the most important tools in your toolbox -- both physically and in terms...
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Congrats to our graduating November 2017 class!
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Congrats to our graduating November 2017 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our November 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course.   Stay warm...
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How Electrical Work Can Easily Expand to Include Appliance Repair
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How Electrical Work Can Easily Expand to Include Appliance Repair

Electrical work is just a step away from appliance repair. In many ways, it's even a...
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Take Advantage of Your HVAC Certification and Experience to Repair Appliances
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Take Advantage of Your HVAC Certification and Experience to Repair Appliances

Appliance repair and HVAC servicing are often tied closely together. But because HVAC is a...
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New Course Dates for 2018 are here!
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New Course Dates for 2018 are here!

Wow, what a year.  As we start to turn the page to 2018, we really...
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Is your business listed accurately online?  Here is why it’s so important.
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Is your business listed accurately online? Here is why it’s so important.

In field service, your customer storefront is your truck, your appearance, your website, and your...
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Congrats to our graduating October 2017 class!
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Congrats to our graduating October 2017 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our October 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course.  We did...
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How Plumbing and Appliance Repair Involve the Same Ways of Thinking
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How Plumbing and Appliance Repair Involve the Same Ways of Thinking

When people are faced with a sudden leak in their home's plumbing, their first impulse...
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Congrats to our graduating September 2017 class!
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Congrats to our graduating September 2017 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our September 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course.  We did...
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Working With Tools: Using Hand Tools And Power Tools
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Working With Tools: Using Hand Tools And Power Tools

Every year, there are thousands of emergency room visits by people who have injured themselves...
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Congrats to our graduating August 2017 class!
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Congrats to our graduating August 2017 class!

Our first summer class was a lot of fun and we look forward to doing...
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How You Can Work on Cars and Repair Appliances
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How You Can Work on Cars and Repair Appliances

In today's day and age, it's never a bad idea to have a variety of...
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How to Work on Plumbing and Repair Appliances
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How to Work on Plumbing and Repair Appliances

Plumbing and appliance are not necessarily the same thing. Ask any professional in either of...
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If you can Work on HVAC, You Are Prepared to Repair Appliances
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If you can Work on HVAC, You Are Prepared to Repair Appliances

ven If you currently work with HVAC systems, but you are looking to grow your...
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What is two-step authentication?
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What is two-step authentication?

A few weeks ago, we talked about password management software like LastPass to help organize and...
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The Overlaps of Electrical Work and Appliance Repair
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The Overlaps of Electrical Work and Appliance Repair

Can electricians perform appliance repair? Absolutely. A number of skills are easily transferable from one...
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Looking to Learn Appliance Repair? Here’s What You Need to Know
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Looking to Learn Appliance Repair? Here’s What You Need to Know

Learning to repair appliances can be a crucial differentiator in a difficult economy. Whether you...
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Get Certified & Learn Scholarship Summer 2017
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Get Certified & Learn Scholarship Summer 2017

With the summer in full swing, we are proud to announce a new scholarship opportunity...
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2017-2018 Course Schedule | NEW COURSES ADDED
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2017-2018 Course Schedule | NEW COURSES ADDED

We at Fred's Appliance Academy hope that everyone had a productive 2016!  We are jumping...
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Getting The Best Possible Appliance Repair Training
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Getting The Best Possible Appliance Repair Training

If you are looking for a top notch education in appliance repair training, you need to...
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Congrats to our May 2017 – One Week Refrigeration Class
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Congrats to our May 2017 – One Week Refrigeration Class

We're proud of our graduates from our May 2017 One Week Basic Refrigeration course. We...
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Congrats to our graduating May class!
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Congrats to our graduating May class!

We're proud of our graduates from our May 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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Proud to support Remember Ur Furry Friends Fundraiser
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Proud to support Remember Ur Furry Friends Fundraiser

The 4th annual Remember Ur Furry Friends (R.U.F.F.) Fundraiser will be held at my home...
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Congrats to our Graduating April Class!
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Congrats to our Graduating April Class!

We're proud of our graduates from our April 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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Should I Use a Password Manager?
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Should I Use a Password Manager?

"I use the same password for everything, how can I expect to remember all these...
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Working with Tools: The Importance of the Proper Equipment
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Working with Tools: The Importance of the Proper Equipment

When you work with appliance repair, you need to be familiar with working with tools. You...
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Congrats to our Graduating March Class!
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Congrats to our Graduating March Class!

We're proud of our graduates from our March 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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What Do You Need To Know When Working With Tools?
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What Do You Need To Know When Working With Tools?

In order for you to properly complete an appliance installation or appliance repair job, you...
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Lokring Training Added to Our Courses
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Lokring Training Added to Our Courses

With the release of r600a refrigeration products, our Academy team has been hard at work...
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Congrats to our Graduating February Class!
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Congrats to our Graduating February Class!

We're proud of our graduates from our February 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course.  We go...
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Do You See Appliance Repair Training In Your Future?
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Do You See Appliance Repair Training In Your Future?

Being a part of the appliance repair industry will mean you will have many opportunities...
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Congrats to our graduating January 2017 classs!
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Congrats to our graduating January 2017 classs!

We're proud of our graduates from our January 2017 Basic Appliance Repair course.  Our destination...
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Working With Tools The Correct Way
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Working With Tools The Correct Way

Many people will shy away from home appliance repair projects because they have never repaired...
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2017 Course Schedule
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2017 Course Schedule

We at Fred's Appliance Academy hope that everyone had a productive 2016!  We are jumping...
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Dacor Technical Support Getting Hands On Training
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Dacor Technical Support Getting Hands On Training

As we close out 2016, we hope that everyone has had a productive year in...
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Congrats to our graduating Basic Refrigeration class
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Congrats to our graduating Basic Refrigeration class

We're proud of our graduates from our December 2016 Basic Refrigeration course.  Our destination for...
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5 Skills Effective Appliance Repair Training Can Teach You
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5 Skills Effective Appliance Repair Training Can Teach You

If you are looking to further your knowledge in appliance repair, you need to make...
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Congrats to our graduating November 2016 class!
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Congrats to our graduating November 2016 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our November 2016 Basic Appliance Repair course.  Our destination...
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Should You Go Into Appliance Repair or Become an Electrician? A Few Things to Consider
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Should You Go Into Appliance Repair or Become an Electrician? A Few Things to Consider

If you are mechanically inclined, enjoy problem solving and troubleshooting, and are interested in a...
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Samsung Washer Recall Details – Are washers exploding?
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Samsung Washer Recall Details – Are washers exploding?

With a joint announcement on November 4, 2016 from Samsung and Consumer Product Safety Commission, 2.8...
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Congrats to our graduating October 2016 class!
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Congrats to our graduating October 2016 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our October 2016 Basic Appliance Repair course.  Our destination for...
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Take The Proper Safety Precautions When Working With Tools
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Take The Proper Safety Precautions When Working With Tools

One of the big problems associated with repairing appliances is the difficulty of choosing the...
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Student Traveled Halfway Across the World to Attend Our Course
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Student Traveled Halfway Across the World to Attend Our Course

When Fred founded Fred's Appliance Academy back in 2008, he never could have imagined that...
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Proud to support FIRST Robotics Competition
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Proud to support FIRST Robotics Competition

We are proud to support the First Team 2010 robotics competition. The competitions are high‐tech...
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Proud to Support the Ashtabula Samaritan House
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Proud to Support the Ashtabula Samaritan House

We recently upgraded our bedding at Fred's Flats, which is where our students are housed...
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Appliance Repair Training: A Great Career Choice
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Appliance Repair Training: A Great Career Choice

For some people, working with tools is a great joy in their life. Many of...
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Congrats to our graduating September 2016 class!
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Congrats to our graduating September 2016 class!

We're proud of our graduates from our September 2016 Basic Appliance Repair course.  Our destination for...
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Congrats to the Workforce Tuition Scholarship winner!
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Congrats to the Workforce Tuition Scholarship winner!

We are proud of Chris Stuart who has won a scholarship from the Ohio Association...
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One Week Refrigerator Training
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One Week Refrigerator Training

Fred's Appliance Academy has one week refrigerator training available this December!  Based on the feedback...
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House Passes Bill to help with Career and Technical Education
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House Passes Bill to help with Career and Technical Education

Republicans and Democrats in the House have passed bill H.R. 5587 and it is now...
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Working With Tools: How to Get the Most Out of Using Your Wrenches
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Working With Tools: How to Get the Most Out of Using Your Wrenches

When you work with tools, and especially if you use your tools for appliance repair,...
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6 MONTH FINANCING NOW AVAILABLE FOR APPLIANCE REPAIR TRAINING
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6 MONTH FINANCING NOW AVAILABLE FOR APPLIANCE REPAIR TRAINING

We understand the importance of cash flow with small businesses, as we are a small...
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4 Attributes to Look For in an Appliance Repair Training School
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4 Attributes to Look For in an Appliance Repair Training School

Getting into the appliance repair industry as a certified technician is a great opportunity to...
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Working With Tools: Keep Your Tools Ready For Use
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Working With Tools: Keep Your Tools Ready For Use

Not everyone grew up around tools and not everyone can easily understand how to use...
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Is Appliance Repair Training Part Of Your Next Career Move?
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Is Appliance Repair Training Part Of Your Next Career Move?

If you are thinking about starting your career or changing your career and you are...
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Toolbox 101: 7 Hand Tools You Shouldn’t Live Without
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Toolbox 101: 7 Hand Tools You Shouldn’t Live Without

Every home needs a well equipped toolbox. Whether you're simply fixing a loose cabinet door...
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3 Reasons to Earn Technician Certification with Appliance Repair Training
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3 Reasons to Earn Technician Certification with Appliance Repair Training

Mechanically inclined people looking to acquire a specific trade have a great option as an...
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OACCS Workforce Tuition Scholarship 2016
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OACCS Workforce Tuition Scholarship 2016

The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools is offering scholarships to assist individuals who plan...
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Appliance Repair Training: Are You Ready To Make A Move?
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Appliance Repair Training: Are You Ready To Make A Move?

Have you been thinking about a career change? Well, you do not have to think...
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Appliance Repair Tool Box
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Appliance Repair Tool Box

Appliance Repair Tool Box As the busy summer season is upon us, Fred's Appliance Academy...
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May 2016 class
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May 2016 class

We are proud to announce our graduating May 2016 class!  We wish them all the...
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Last Class of the Semester
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Last Class of the Semester

We did it!  Every class in the first half of our school year has sold...
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Appliance Repair Training Can Help Open Up New Opportunities

If you are looking for a better job, or if you are thinking about starting...
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Congrats to our April 2016 graduates!
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Congrats to our April 2016 graduates!

We're proud of our graduates from our April 2016 Basic Appliance Repair course. We wish...
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Good Start to 2016 for Appliance Repair Training
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Good Start to 2016 for Appliance Repair Training

We have had a great start to our 2016 school year in appliance repair training...
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