Residential & Commercial Appliance Repair | Refrigeration Repair | Smart Home Technology

Supporting the
future of the trade

We help high schools and community colleges create programs in the appliance repair trade.

SkillsUSA Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology

Welcome to the official website for SkillsUSA Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology Program.

The Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology Technical Committee consists of business members, advisors, and industry representatives.

The goal of this committee is to prepare new appliance repair technicians and assist them in entering the workforce. This site is designed to provide you with information on contests, training, and development in the Major Appliance and Refrigeration Technology Field.

become an RCAT school

Start a Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology program at your school, and find out how we can support you.
Become a School

Make a Donation to RCAT

We rely on donations to run our program. Help us support the future of appliance trades by making a donation.
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browse scholarships

Browse available scholarship opportunities for attending the annual SkillsUSA Conference.
browse scholarships

RCAT Contest Info

SkillsUSA RCAT holds a national competition for the skilled trades each year.
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what is skillsUSA?

The SkillsUSA Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology Technical Committee is dedicated to growing support for education in the appliance repair trade.

Our members include representatives from appliance manufacturers, appliance repair business owners, appliance repair trainers, and industry experts.

Our goal is to support schools with assistance in developing curriculum for appliance repair students.

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we need your help

Learn how you can get involved.

The SkillsUSA RCAT Technical Committee works with schools & technical colleges to develop appliance repair programs.

Subscribe to our newsletter for more information about our current programs. We’ll also send you alerts when there are opportunities to get involved.

building tomorrow's leaders & skilled workforce

Mission Statement

SkillsUSA’s mission is to empower its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens.

SkillsUSA improves the quality of America’s skilled workforce through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.