The 2016 Best Instructor and Best Trainer contest is now closed.
Thank you for your nominations!

The NEWS is now accepting nominations for the annual Best Instructor and Best Trainer contest.

The goal of the contest is to recognize and reward HVACR instructors and trainers who have dedicated their careers to enriching the lives of students. The nomination process is open to anyone who has seen firsthand the work an instructor or trainer has done to better the industry.


Click the instructor or trainer button below and fill out the information requested. Be sure you have a few minutes to complete the short form. You will not be able to save your information and come back. Once completed, be sure to click the submit button. Please limit your nominations to one per entrant.


Nominees for the Instructor category should be from a career & technical school, community college, apprenticeship, or adult education program. Nominees for the Trainer category should be employed by manufacturers or distributors. Seminar speakers are not eligible.


The deadline for nominations is July 1. Winners will be announced in September.

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