Should You Become a HVAC Technician?

Take This Quiz and Find Out

Updated November 10, 2016

2. Do you ever notice when a picture is hanging crookedly on a wall?

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3. Which subjects were your best when you were a student?

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8. How do you feel about spending a lot of time in small, confined spaces?

9. Are you willing to spend six months to two years training as an HVAC technician?

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10. What is the lowest compensation that would be acceptable to you?

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Should You Become a HVAC Technician?

You got: Don't Become an HVAC Technician

I got Don't Become an HVAC Technician. Should You Become a HVAC Technician?
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You took this quiz to help you decide if you should become an HVAC technician. Your answers indicate you don’t have the necessary soft skills, educational aspirations, and salary requirements for this occupation.

HVAC technicians need good customer service skills and the ability to work in small, confined spaces. They must be detail oriented and have excellent troubleshooting and time management skills, physical strength and stamina, and an aptitude for math.

To become an HVAC technician, one must complete a six-month to two-year vocational training program. Median annual earnings for this occupation are  $45,110.

While this career isn’t right for you, another one will be perfect. ​Find one that fully utilizes your strengths, has requirements you are willing to fulfill and compensation that is sufficient.

Should You Become a HVAC Technician?

You got: HVAC Technician Probably Isn't a Good Career Choice

I got HVAC Technician Probably Isn't a Good Career Choice. Should You Become a HVAC Technician?
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You took this quiz to help you discover whether to become an HVAC technician. Your answers indicate you should not. It doesn’t seem like you would enjoy working in this field nor succeed in it. You lack many of the soft skills you would need, may not be willing to fulfill the educational requirements, and may not find the salary acceptable.

HVAC technicians must be detail-oriented, with excellent customer service, time management, and troubleshooting skills. They need physical strength and stamina, the ability to work in small and confined spaces, and an aptitude for math.

Those who want to become HVAC technicians must complete a six-month to two-year vocational training program. They can expect to earn a median annual salary of  $45,110.

You should look for a career that makes good use of your soft skills, and has requirements you are willing to meet, and a salary you find acceptable.

Should You Become a HVAC Technician?

You got: You Might Make a Good HVAC Technician

I got You Might Make a Good HVAC Technician. Should You Become a HVAC Technician?
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This quiz looked at your soft skills, willingness to complete the educational requirements, and desired salary to find out if you have what it takes to succeed at and enjoy being an HVAC technician. Your answers indicate this career is a good match for you, but it isn’t a perfect one. There are changes you will have to make to your soft skills and thoughts about education and salary.

HVAC technicians must be detail-oriented and have outstanding customer service, time management, and troubleshooting skills. Physical strength and stamina, the ability to work in small and confined spaces, and an aptitude for math are essential.

If you want to become an HVAC technician, you must complete a six-month to two-year vocational training program. Expect to earn a median salary of  $45,110 annually.

Before you commit to this career, learn more about it.  Look at job descriptions and conduct informational interviews.

Should You Become a HVAC Technician?

You got: You Were Born to Be an HVAC Technician

I got You Were Born to Be an HVAC Technician. Should You Become a HVAC Technician?
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This quiz was meant to help you decide if you have the qualities you need to succeed as an HVAC technician. Good news: you do! According to your answers, you have all the right soft skills, are willing to fulfill the requirements, and you find the salary acceptable.

HVAC technicians need outstanding customer service, time management, and troubleshooting skills. They must be detail oriented and have physical strength and stamina, the ability to work in small and confined spaces, and an aptitude for math.

You will have to complete a six-month to two-year vocational training program to become an HVAC technician. The median annual salary is $45,110.

Although this career seems perfect for you, it is still imperative that you learn everything you can about it before moving forward. Read job descriptions and conduct informational interviews.