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Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technology, Certificate

 

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The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration (HVAC/R) program offers training in current technology for diagnosing, servicing, repairing, installing, and managing heating and cooling energy systems. Students are trained to diagnose and repair malfunctions: size, fabricate and install a duct air system; and estimate cooling and heating loads for selection of the most efficient systems. Introductory courses in electricity, electric motors, and theory of refrigeration are included with advanced work in the commercial area. Other areas of study include uses of air conditioning, temperature and humidity control, air circulation, cleaning, and installation of equipment.


COURSE # COURSE TITLE CREDITS
ELCO 1100
Circuit Fundamentals 3
Refrigeration Fundamentals 3
Heating Fundamentals/ Hydronics /Heat Pumps 3
Sheetmetal Technology 3
Basic Electronics 2
  Fall Credits 14
  Spring
HVAC 1120 Domestic Refrigeration 3
Air Conditioning 3
Heating Systems 3
Blueprint Reading 2
 
Spring Credits 11
  TOTAL CREDITS 25


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Updated: si 7/13/09