Channellock Announces 2019 Trace School Trade-Up Competition

Channellock Announces 2019 Trace School Trade-Up Competition

Channellock Announces 2019 Trace School Trade-Up Competition     Channellock, Inc. will sponsor its second annual Trade School Trade-Up competition offering cash prizes, new tools and a CHANNELLOCK® classroom makeover for the winners. Students in plumbing, HVAC,...
Dedication to Education Continues at Caleffi

Dedication to Education Continues at Caleffi

Dedication to Education Continues at Caleffi with Promotion Announcement    Caleffi North America, Inc. announces the promotion of Cody Mack to training and education manager. In this role Mack, working with Caleffi U.S. and Canadian manufacturers’ representative...
Press Connect Systems and the Skilled Labor Shortage

Press Connect Systems and the Skilled Labor Shortage

Are Press Connect Systems the Answer to the Skilled Labor Shortage? The plumbing industry has relied on brazing and soldering to create strong piping connections for centuries, but with a reported 70 percent of con- struction companies nationwide having trouble...
Water Ways

Water Ways

Water Ways The Watts Works Learning Center builds relationships while teaching the latest in water technology. – By Jason Schneider Michael Breault, senior technical instructor and senior instructional designer, Watts Water Technologies. “If it touches water, we touch...
Adding Value to the Workforce

Adding Value to the Workforce

Anja Smith, with father Scott Smith of All Clear Plumbing Adding Value to the Workforce From the corporate world to a tech startup to the family plumbing business, Anja Smith is using her experience to advocate for the industry. – By Jason Schneider Growing up, Anja...
A. O. Smith Awards Scholarships

A. O. Smith Awards Scholarships

A. O. Smith Awards Scholarships Strengthening the industry by supporting highly qualified students A. O. Smith again partnered with the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors (PHCC) Educational Foundation to award scholarships to four outstanding students in pursuit of...
“I need Technicians!”

“I need Technicians!”

Trevor Flannigan details various recruiting methods. He says, “I have learned there is no ‘magic bullet.’ No one method is superior to another, just different.”

Strong Support

Strong Support

Strong Support Women in HVACR scholarship provides opportunities for students like Samantha Hacker. Southern PHC talked with Samantha Hacker about the Women in HVACR scholarship, her interest in HVACR, and her plans for the future. How did you first become interested...