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What It Takes to Be a Testing Organization

NATE certification offers limitless advantages to all professionals in the HVACR industry. Take an active part in improving the quality of the HVACR workforce by becoming a NATE Testing Organization (TO).
A NATE TO is an organization that agrees to follow the NATE testing protocols, and offers at least one testing session per year. A NATE TO must have a minimum of one NATE-approved proctor, to oversee exams. A proctor can be any person who is a member of the TO, but he or she must be approved by NATE.

The following enterprises are eligible to be a NATE Testing Organization (TO):

  • Manufacturers
  • Wholesalers/distributors
  • Contractors
  • Educational/training facilities, colleges, technical schools, libraries
  • Utilities
  • Association partners and trade association chapters