I started my journey within the HVAC industry at 16 years old. I started vocational training at the central county occupational center in San Jose.
The program allowed high school students to earn credits for graduation by taking a special trades course for the second half of every weekday.
I took the program very seriously, at least more so than I did high school, I was shocked when the instructor chose me to be the class foreman within 6 months of my entry into the program. My responsibilities were to oversee other students on their daily projects. The class had adults and high school students working together for the year.
I led a small crew of other students while performing preventive maintenance on the rooftop HVAC units around campus.
After two and a half years and obtaining two certifications of industry recognition, I began working for a local contractor at 18 years old as an apprentice doing installations for a residential company out of Campbell CA...
...20 years later, Silicon Valley Comforthttps://www.air.systems/
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