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Interplay Learning expands its commercial HVAC course catalog with hands-on training designed to develop a highly competitive workforce

AUSTIN, TX, August 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Interactive learningthe leading provider of online and virtual reality training for essential skilled trades, today announced the expansion and upgrade of its commercial HVAC catalog, enabling commercial HVAC businesses and mechanical contractors to reduce training costs and accelerate the ramp-up times of their apprentices and technicians.

Interplay’s expert-led commercial HVAC courses and hands-on 3D simulations help technicians quickly develop and maintain skills in the field by providing unlimited practice in a risk-free environment. Five courses have already been added to HVAC’s commercial catalog and nine more will follow over the next few months, including a highly anticipated course on preventive and service maintenance of custom air handling units where users can apply the concepts fundamentals they learned by performing various maintenance checks on air handlers. using a virtual air handling unit in a simulation.

This newly expanded catalog also includes scenarios for centrifugal pump repair, packaged refrigeration unit troubleshooting and walk-in freezer troubleshooting as well as safety courses like ladder and fall safety, prevention and safety. fires, and more – providing a one-stop-shop for technicians to retain the essential knowledge needed to do their job safely and correctly.

Interplay’s breakthrough learning approach gives apprentices and technicians the knowledge they need to solve problems effectively, resulting in better, faster service calls. They can dive into everything from basic applied science to instructional video lessons to more advanced concepts like diagnosing five reasons why a chiller would have a loss of flow from an evaporator or condenser in cooling environments. 3D simulation training. By applying the science behind how people learn best, Interplay equips learners with both the knowledge and cognitive skills they need to solve problems in the moment.

“Interplay’s simulation-based on-demand training is significantly more engaging and effective than traditional classroom training,” said Dan Clapper, HVAC Market Director at Interplay Learning. “Our customers frequently tell us that these are trainings that their technicians will actually use, and the business impact of this cannot be overstated.”

Interplay makes it easy for companies to administer and manage their training through a simple platform, providing them with the resources they need to build and develop a high performing team. HVAC sales team leaders have the ability to assign courses based on each learner’s needs and create career paths to help their apprentices and technicians thrive in the field.

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About interactive learning

Since 2016, AustinInterplay Learning, based at Interplay Learning, has created better training, better careers and better lives for its customers and their employees. Its award-winning online and virtual reality training for essential skilled trades, including HVAC, plumbing, electrical, solar, multi-family maintenance and facility maintenance, is scalable and more effective than traditional methods. traditional training. Leveraging immersive learning technology, Interplay customers can train and practice hands-on learning from desktop, phone, tablet, or in virtual reality. The result is a highly skilled employee who is ready to work in weeks, not years. Its digital learning platform, SkillMill, easily turns any space into a training lab with its short video courses, 3D simulations, knowledge checks, coaching and connectivity. Recent accolades include recognition by Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards in the Education, General Excellence and On the Rise categories. Welcome to the next generation of skilled workers. Visit to learn more.

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