EPA 608 Certification

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The Federal Clean Air Act requires that technicians who maintain, service, repair, or dispose of equipment that could release refrigerants into the atmosphere must be certified by the EPA.

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HVAC technicians are in demand

HVAC technicians maintain, install, and service heating, ventilation, cooling, and refrigeration systems in both homes and businesses.

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Median pay
$50,590 ($24.32/hr)
Required degrees
10-year job growth
5% (Average)

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Our course includes videos, text, and practice exams to help you prepare for the exam.


Take your exam online

Join one of our weekly testing sessions with a proctor to take your exam online.


Print your certification

You'll receive a printable certification card after passing your exam.

EPA 608 Certification curriculum

Type I

The EPA 608 Type I Certification allows you to service small appliances, like refrigerators or window-units.

Type II

The EPA 608 Type II Certification allows you to service high-pressure or very high-pressure systems, like residential HVAC systems.

Type III

The EPA 608 Type III Certification allows you to service low-pressure systems, like chillers.


The EPA 608 Universal Certification allows you to service all types of HVAC systems.

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18+ years of age
HS Diploma or GED
Valid driver's license
Able to work in US
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