April 22, 2010 Energy Air Share this post Energy Air, Inc. was presented with a TEAM award by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Central Florida Wednesday. Participating companies were honored at the TEAM awards lunch at Maison & Jardin restaurant in Altamonte Springs. This is the first year Energy Air was presented with four stars for the company’s training program. Past evaluations have garnered the company with an award of three stars. Energy Air, Inc. started its own in-house Florida Air Conditioning Training (F.A.C.T.) Program in 2006. The four-year program teaches all aspects of HVAC. In addition to the F.A.C.T. Program, the company also believes strongly in providing continuing education and growth opportunities for its employees. ABC’s Education Awards, also known as the TEAM (Training, Education and Management) Awards, is the Central Florida Chapter’s way of recognizing its members for their outstanding training, education and employee development program. Member companies that have presented programs for review and have been selected to receive the TEAM award for outstanding programs are awarded with stars based on scores in fifteen (15) key components of effective company training. Each component is defined by four levels of performance. The goal is to provide benchmarks to help companies improve their training programs and to rank themselves among other companies relative to their own. The 15 key components used in scoring were Management Commitment, Management’s Policy Statement on Training, Responsibility for Training Defined, Training Needs Analysis, Training Budget, Training Program Goals, Education / Training Standards, New Employee Orientation, Class Evaluation, Employee Participation, Employee Education/Training Incentives, Record Keeping, Supervisor/ Management Minimum Training Standards, Performance Audit and Training Competency. Energy Air’s mission is to be the leader of the HVAC industry through professionalism, knowledge, superior performance, outstanding service to its customers and a commitment to employee development to better serve the community. Energy Air, Inc. has offices in Orlando and Tampa and offers commercial HVAC services throughout Florida in the following market segments: Education, Healthcare, Multi-Family/Mixed-Use, Religious, Retail, Office, Hospitality/Entertainment and Industrial. The company’s residential division works with builders on planned communities, custom homes, town homes and multi-family complexes and with homeowners for service/repair, replacement, system enhancement and planned maintenance.