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Pensacola: Professional Organizations & Training

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Dental Assisting

Professional Organizations & Honor Societies

American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA)

Florida Dental Assistants Association (FDAA)

National Association of Dental Assistants (NADA)

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)

Licensing & Certification

State of Florida Certifications

Florida Department of Health Certification

Florida Board of Dentistry

National Certifications

American Medical Technologist: Dental Assisting Certification (RDA)

  • Registered Dental Assistant

Dental Assisting National Board (DANB)

  • Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)
  • Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA)


Professional Organizations & Honor Societies

Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI)

American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Florida Air Conditioning Contractors Professional Alliance

Florida Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Contractor's Association

HVAC Excellence

North Florida Air Conditioning Contractors Professional Alliance

Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES)

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)

Licensing, & Certification

National Certification

North American Technician Excellence (NATE)

Certifications in:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Distribution
  • Heat Pumps (Air-to-Air)
  • Gas Heating
  • Oil Heating
  • Hydronics Gas
  • Hydronics Oil
  • Light Commercial Refrigeration
  • Commercial Refrigeration
  • Ground Source Heat Pump Loop Installer

HVAC Excellence

  • Heating, Electrical, Air Conditioning Technology (H.E.A.T.)
  • Heating, Electrical, Air Conditioning Technology (H.E.A.T.) PLUS
  • Employment Ready Certifications
  • Specialty Certifications
  • Professional Level Certifications
  • Master Specialist Certifications
  • Certified Subject Matter Educator

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

  • Section 608 & 609 certifications

Building Performance Institute (BPI) 

Certifications in:

  • Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps
  • Heating
  • Envelope Professional 

Medical Assisting

Professional Organizations & Honor Societies

American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) 

American Medical Technologists (AMT)

Florida Society of Medical Assistants (affiliate of AAMA)

National Healthcareer Association (NHA) 

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)


Training, Licensing, & Certification

National Certification

National Healthcareer Association (NHA)

  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

State of Florida Certification
No state certification available, use American Association of Medical Assistants

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