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Reefer Tech Academy launched by Amerit

Amerit Launches “Reefer Tech Academy” to Enhance Refrigerated Trailer Technology Repair and Maintenance Training

Amerit Fleet Solutions, a renowned leader in fleet maintenance solutions, is delighted to introduce the “Reefer Tech Academy,” a comprehensive educational program for refrigerated trailer training.

The Focus of Reefer Tech Academy

This initiative places a sharp focus on environmental compliance, refrigerant management, leak detection, and various aspects of repairing and maintaining refrigerated trailer technology. The establishment of this academy underscores Amerit’s unwavering commitment to enhancing the expertise of its workforce and supporting the career growth of technicians.

Empowering Future Reefer Technicians

As the demand for reefer technicians continues to escalate, Amerit is pioneering a bold move with the inauguration of the Reefer Tech Academy. This program has been meticulously designed to provide technicians with the knowledge and hands-on experience necessary to excel in the intricate field of refrigeration systems. Mirroring their successful Trailer Tech program, this curriculum seamlessly integrates theoretical concepts with practical applications, ensuring that graduates are well-prepared to confront real-world challenges. By the program’s conclusion, participants will possess a comprehensive understanding of refrigeration unit components and the environmental responsibilities associated with their role.

“I am very pleased that Amerit continues to offer expanded learning and development opportunities,” says Amerit Fleet Solutions’ CHRO Natalie Kathain. “This program embodies our commitment to shaping the future of our industry and fostering a skilled workforce.”

Key Program Features

  1. Comprehensive Curriculum: The Reefer Tech Academy offers an extensive curriculum covering essential topics while placing a strong emphasis on EPA regulations 608 and 609, equipping technicians to navigate these requirements with confidence. This course is intended for technicians pursuing EPA 608 or 609 certification or those planning to work as refrigeration unit technicians.
  2. Hands-On Training: Designed for technicians with at least one year of experience, the Reefer Tech Academy equips technicians with expertise in environmental compliance, encompassing refrigerant handling, leak detection, and proper disposal procedures.
  3. Expert Instructors: The program is led by Amerit professionals with vast experience in refrigeration technology, ensuring students receive top-tier instruction.

Amein Punjani, Chief Operating Officer for Amerit, remarks, “Leveraging our extensive expertise in fleet maintenance and management, we recognize the critical role well-trained technicians play in ensuring the safety and efficiency of our clients’ assets.” He adds, “The Reefer Academy will serve as a platform for our current technicians to refine and update their skills and knowledge. Through this initiative, we aspire to elevate industry standards and further solidify our position as a frontrunner in fleet maintenance.”

Reefer Tech Academy launched by Amerit

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About Amerit

Amerit is a leading name in fleet maintenance and repair solutions, recognized for its unwavering commitment to innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. With a proven track record, Amerit continues to drive advancements in maintenance practices and now extends its expertise to the realm of refrigeration technology through the Reefer Tech Academy.

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Author: Jamie Irvine

Jamie Irvine is the host of The Heavy-Duty Parts Report and a consultant that works with manufacturers, distributors, and SaaS companies serving the heavy-duty truck parts industry.


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