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Midwest Technical Institute

Midwest Technical Institute - Springfield, IL


Want to learn a skilled trade? Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) could be the right choice for you! This nationally accredited trade school provides an alternative to the traditional two-year and four-year college route. With four campus locations across Illinois and Missouri, MTI offers hands-on training programs in several skilled trades industries, including mechanical trades, allied health, cosmetology, and truck driving.

Choosing a trade school education at MTI is more than a decision to learn a new set of skills—it’s a first step toward starting a long-term career path in the skilled trades industry. MTI’s mission is to offer workforce training that will provide you with the skills necessary to gain entry-level employment in your chosen career field. Join the more than 30,000 MTI graduates who chose to change their life by learning a skilled trade!

  • Most MTI programs and courses can be completed in less than a year
  • All MTI instructors have real-world experience in their respective career fields
  • Flexible class schedules are available to help accommodate your busy schedule
  • No Gen Ed classes required
  • MTI’s hands-on training is focused on teaching the skills required for entry-level employment
  • MTI offers one-on-one assistance to students from enrollment through graduation
  • Student services include resources to assist with locating childcare, transportation, housing, and part-time jobs
  • Career placement services are available to all qualified graduates
  • MTI offers students opportunities to network and give back both on-and-off campus
  • Financial aid is available to students who qualify

HVAC/R Technician

Ready to start a new career where you can help keep homes and businesses warm in the winter and cool in the summer? Consider HVAC/R technician training – it might be the perfect fit for you! HVAC/R technicians take on the crucial task of repairing, maintaining, and installing heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment. Acquire the skills you need to start a career in the HVAC industry.

The HVAC/R Technician Program at MTI provides hands-on training to help you gain the knowledge and the skills necessary to perform the duties of an entry-level HVAC tech in the field, including:

  • Basic Electricity
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heat Pumps & Electric Heat
  • Gas Heat
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Employment & Certification Readiness
  • And more!

At MTI, you can complete your HVAC/R training in just 9 months! Daytime and evening classes available.*


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