Things to know about Phoenix RSI campus

The Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI) located in Phoenix, Arizona, trains individuals in the fundamentals of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration (HVAC/R), electrical, and welding. RSI’s training programs are designed based on industry feedback to meet employers’ needs and are taught by instructors who are experienced industry professionals. RSI promotes a student-centric environment to support individuals who are determined to achieve their goals.

Started in 1965 to train HVAC/R technicians, RSI’s educational options have since expanded beyond our flagship Refrigeration Technologies training to include an Electrical Application Program, an Electro-Mechanical Technologies program, a Mechanical Maintenance Engineering degree program, and a Welding Specialist program to respond to the growing demand for entry-level electricians, facility maintenance technicians, and welders.

The RSI campus, which is easily accessible from all parts of the Phoenix metropolitan area, includes two buildings with 21,000 square feet of classrooms, labs, and support service facilities. An additional 5,400 square feet of outdoor shop area brings the total to over 26,000 square feet of training facilities.

Phoenix, AZ

Address: 4210 East Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ, 85034 (Get Directions)

Phone: (855) 232-1669

Hours of Operation:

Mon-Thu: 8AM to 8PM
Fri: 8 AM–4 PM
Sat: 9 AM–1 PM
Sun: CLOSED

 

Trade School Programs at RSI

HVAC

Refrigeration Technologies

6 Months

HVAC

Refrigeration Technologies

6 Month Program

Description:

A career in climate control could happen even faster with this shorter program. In just 6 months, get hands-on training in diagnosing, servicing and repairing equipment as well as mechanical...

Upcoming Class Start Dates:

Jul 17, 2024, Aug 14, 2024

Electrical

Electrical Applications

7 Months

Electrical

Electrical Applications

7 Month Program

Description:

The Electrical Applications program at RSI is the perfect fit for someone who wants a career where they can work with their hands and finish school quickly. Students receive a...

Upcoming Class Start Dates:

Jul 17, 2024, Aug 14, 2024

Welding

Welding Specialist

7 Months

Welding

Welding Specialist

7 Month Program

Description:

The Welding Specialist program prepares a graduate for entry level positions in structural, pipe and pipeline, and thin alloy welding. Key welding processes include SMAW (stick), GMAW/FCAW (MIG/Fluxcore), and GTAW...

Upcoming Class Start Dates:

Jul 8, 2024, Aug 12, 2024

HVAC

Electro-Mechanical Technologies

9 Months

HVAC

Electro-Mechanical Technologies

9 Month Program

Description:

Climate control and electricity are everywhere, and you could prepare for a career as an Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration technician and Maintenance Electrician all in the same 9 month...

Upcoming Class Start Dates:

Jul 17, 2024, Aug 14, 2024

HVAC

AOS in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering

15 Months

HVAC

AOS in Mechanical Maintenance Engineering

15 Month Program

Description:

Note: (9 month on campus program and 6 month online program) Mechanical Maintenance Engineering has a wide range of potential employment options, including HVAC/R as well as institutional maintenance engineering,...

Upcoming Class Start Dates:

Jul 3, 2024, Aug 8, 2024

Are YOU ready to change your life? Listen to these graduates who changed theirs.

We all come from different walks of life, and different circumstances, but it’s the hard work we do and the blood sweat and tears put in to make us who we are today.

The Refrigeration School and Tulsa Welding School (Part of the StrataTech Education Group Family of Schools) gave these graduates the structure, confidence, and guidance they needed to make a difference in their lives. It only takes one decision to start the journey on a path towards a better career. A better Life.

Hear the stories of these graduates and how they changed their life:

Michael Gabhart

From hitting rock bottom to owning his own business, Michael was able to take control of his life and be the hero his community needed. RSI was able to guide him on the path to success - Hear his story on how RSI changed his life.

David Mclean

With so many options in front of him and no clear path ahead, David chose to invest in his life and make the decision to enroll at a trade school. TWS gave him the opportunities to be the best version of himself he could be. Professional Welding Graduate from our TWS Jacksonville Campus (Part of the StrataTech Education Group Family of Schools) - Hear his story on how TWS changed his life.

Cody Hudgens

Not basing his chances on luck, Cody took the opportunity of becoming a welder in his own hands after serving in the United States Marine Corps. TWS gave him the knowledge and skills he needed to take his passion to the next level. Professional Welding Graduate from our TWS Tulsa Campus (Part of the StrataTech Education Group Family of Schools) - Hear his story on how TWS changed his life.

Jonathan Garza

Coming from a place of darkness and addiction, Jonathan made the change he needed to get his life back on track for his family, career, and his stability. Professional Welding Graduate from our TWSTC Houston Campus (Part of the StrataTech Education Group Family of Schools) - Hear his story on how TWS changed his life.

A Day in the Life of a RSI Graduate

Before Rudy Oretga enrolled in the Refreigeration School, he was trying to figure out what he wanted to do in life. He enjoyed doing maintenance technician work at hotels and apartment complexes, but he realized he needed training and teaching from someone who knew this industry inside and out.

He never looked back after enrolling at RSI. The instructors taught with hands-on training and showed him how everything works. His job opportunities after graduating are plentiful, and he’s able to take care of his family and enjoy life.