To become licensed to repair Frigidaire appliances, a course of study in appliance repair needs to be taken. Academies that offer such courses include Fred's Appliance Academy and ITT Technical Institute, which offer courses on campus and online.
Fred's Appliance Academy is based in Madison, Ohio and offers a three-week, on-campus course in appliance repair. The EPA certificate is required to begin this course. The open-book test for this certificate can be taken online.
The modules offered are Refrigeration, including information about top-mount and side-by-side refrigerators, Ranges, including installation of plumbing and gas burners, and Dishwashers, including information about how to instruct customers on their proper use. Other modules are Clothes Washers, Dryers and Microwaves. Students attend this academy from all over the country and have the opportunity to become NASTeC and ioAST certified.
After completing the course, former students are licensed to repair Frigidaire appliances and other gas and electrical products. Fred's Appliance Academy's website features a job board where employment opportunities in appliance repair are posted, and the jobs are available throughout the United States. Sectors with employment opportunities on the job board include Appliance Service, Appliance Installation, Appliance Sales, Appliance Delivery and Appliance Customer Service. Contact details are listed on the website.