Contractor FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions include:

  • How do I do participate?

  • What Contractor Training is required?

  • Who can submit a Reservation?

To become a Participation Contractor in the Premium Efficiency Cooling Program, you must meet minimum qualifications which include industy-related certifications, financial criteria and insurance coverage standards.  More information is available on the BECOME A CONTRACTOR page of this website.


Sales & Operations Training This training intended for contractor management, sales, scheduling, data entry and/or financial staff.  New contractors interested in performing Tune-ups or Quality Maintenance services for the Premium Cooling Program are required to complete this training.


Technician Training*This training consists of a three-part series of 1 classroom and 2 field sessions for new technicians delivering tune-up or quality maintenance services. Field training is approximately 6-8 hours per technician. All portions of the training must be completed before new technicians or contractors may deliver program services.

*All technicians will be pre-screened to determine eligibility prior to attending a training session


Additonal information about these trainings is available here

Submitting a Reservation is the first step in determining a project's eligibility.  Reservations can be submitted by any number of parties including:

- The Customer

- The Contractor performing the work (must be a enrolled in the program for Tune-up or Three Year Maintenance Services)

- A Commercial Equipment Distributor

- A Property Manager

- An Energy Consultant on behalf of their customer