The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Mon Oct 30, 2017
Aqua-Hot Heating Systems is offering its Certified Technician Training at the RVIA National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky.
Two all-day sessions are offered on Tuesday, Nov. 28 and Wednesday, Nov. 29, and provide eight hours training credit toward RVDA-RVIA Service Technician Recertification. Space is limited to 16 participants per day; registration is at www.rviashow.org.
Certified Aqua-Hot technicians add value to an RV dealership. Additionally, their companies are eligible to become Factory Authorized Service Centers after completion of the training.
The eight-hour sessions will present the principles and design of hydronic heating. Aqua-Hot's 400- and 600-Series will be covered in detail, including troubleshooting and diagnostics. Diesel and LP burner design, maintenance and repair will also be offered.
Technicians will receive a certificate of completion, iron-on patch and Aqua-Hot cap by mail after completing the training. They'll also have access to download factory troubleshooting manuals and discounts on Aqua-Hot tools.
Aqua-Hot hosts training throughout the year at its Frederick, Colorado facility, dealerships and regional events. Information on attending or scheduling a Certified Technician Training Program is at www.aquahot.com/authorizedservicetraining.