Derek Knudsen

Derek Knudsen

HVAC Instructor

Mr. Knudsen is a graduate of the HVAC Program at South Shore Vocation Technical High School. He is currently enrolled at Fitchburg State University, studying to earn a degree in Vocational Education. Mr. Knudsen has been teaching HVAC at Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School for seventeen years. For the last ten years, he has also been the lead teacher for Southeastern Technical Institute’s adult, evening HVAC Program. Mr. Knudsen’s educational background, combined with his knowledge from owning his own HVAC business, enables him to provide students real-world experience throughout his lessons. In his spare time, Mr. Knudsen is the high school golf coach, and he also enjoys playing and coaching hockey.