Training and Education

Training and Education
Kimbel Mechanical Systems, Inc. is committed  to our employees and assisting them in their success.  We believe in the importance of education and are excited to offer many options for personal and professional growth.

In 2006, Kimbel Mechanical Systems Inc. established a formal in-house plumbing apprentice training program. We are honored to be one of the few Mechanical Contractors offering this four-year program approved by the Arkansas Department of Labor, State Plumbing Apprenticeship Committee, Bureau of Apprenticeship Training and the US Department of Labor.  This training program allows our employees the ability to earn the following:

  • Apprentice Plumber Certification
  • Journeyman Plumber Certification
  • Master Plumber Certification

In addition, Kimbel manages a resource library that is available on a checkout basis to help furnish employees with study materials and code books for licensing in all 50 states.


We are equipped to assist our Electrical Department allowing our employees the ability to earn the following:

  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Residential Journeyman Electrician
  • Residential Master/Journeyman Electrician
  • Master Electrician

We are equipped to assist our HVAC Department allowing our employees the ability to earn the following:

  • Limited Residential Journeyman
  • HVAC Journeyman
  • HVAC Contractor License
  • HVAC/R Limited
  • HVAC/R Unlimited


Additional training includes continuing education hours, safety seminars, leadership development and financial management classes for our team members throughout the year. This training includes classes such as:

  • Dale Carnegie Leadership Courses
  • Kimbel Academy, an online portal for weekly employee training
  • Karrass Seminars
  • Safety courses such as CPR, ADR, and OSHA Certification
  • Licensing on Equipment
  • Univ of AR Leadership Courses
  • Crucial/Kimbel Conversations
  • FMI Training, hands on interactive Business Development and Project
  • Management Training
  • LEAN Construction Training
  • Train the Trainer
  • Effective Communication Courses

We are committed to furnishing our employees opportunities to become more educated in their field, excel in their careers and lead in their community.