Skip to main content

Local appliance technician gains national recognition

11/27/2013 12:58PM, Published by ACL, Categories: In Print



Todd Touchton is among a select group of major appliance service technicians in the United States to be certified as a certified appliance professional with a master technician rating. 

To achieve this status, Touchton has passed eight examinations, which measure the individual’s skills in consumer relations, diagnostic techniques and repair ability for all types of domestic major appliances. The master technician rating is the highest available level of recognition for technical expertise given by the major home appliance industry.

Touchton joins Terry Marks, Joe Kuhns, Nathan Kreider, Shawn Reimold and 25 other certified personnel at Martin Appliance.  

Diagnosing and repairing today’s sophisticated appliances requires special skills and constant training to keep informed about changing technologies. Certification is strictly voluntary and only those who possess extraordinary skills in the field of appliance repair will attempt the rigorous testing procedure. 

The Professional Service Association (PSA) is not-for-profit National Trade Association representing independent appliance and electronic service centers. The certification programs developed by PSA are designed to encourage excellence and pride in the industry.


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Chester County's free newsletter to catch every headline



martin appliance professional service association national trade association technician


You might also like

Thumb_myerstown-store-front-2

Martin Appliance

A reputation built on 41 years of quality service to the customer

U-CF School Board caps meeting with an icy challenge

John Sanville accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by donating $100 to ALS research and dumping a cooler of icy water over his head.

  • PAWS for People Easter Bone Hunt

    03/28/2015
    01:00pm — 03:00pm

    The PAWS for People Easter Bone Hunt is an event for dogs and all those tho love them. Fun for k...


  • Charity pro wrestling event

    03/28/2015
    06:00pm — 09:00pm

    Keystone championship wrestling will be hosting a charity event on March 28, 2015 to support the ...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

Chester County High School Sports