If you already work in heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, or fire sprinkler installation, you may be wondering how to advance your career. Getting a certification could expand your opportunities for employment, and lead to higher rates of pay. The STAR steam/pipe fitting mastery certification is an ideal way to advance your career, grow your [...]
When it comes to fires, firefighters aren’t necessarily the first responders on the scene: your fire sprinklers are. That is, if you have them installed in the first place! In fact, only 5% of residences have fire sprinklers installed, which is surprising considering they can decrease the risk of dying in a house fire by [...]
As of August 1, 2018, NITC will no longer issue UA, STAR or NITC cards. All certified individuals will receive NITC QR cards. To view full letter Click Here.
Medical gas is a critical component of the everyday operation of hospitals and healthcare facilities around the world. Understanding the most common types of gases, their uses, and how to maintain your medical gas systems is important for any medical facility. Medical Air Medical air is the clean, dry, and compressed air used in hospitals [...]
Whether you’re currently working or not, it’s always important to think about the future of your career and keep an eye out for better opportunities. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, plumbing, pipe fitting, and steam fitting are very promising; they’re expected to be among the top ten leading industries by 2020. If [...]