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Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technician, Diploma Not accepting applications at this time.


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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.

  General Education and/or GSCL 1105 Job Seeking Skills,GSCM 1120 Technical Writing, GSSS 1100 Human Relations 4
Electrical Circuits Fundamentals 3
Refrigeration Fundamentals 3
Refrig. Controls & Compon. 3
Domestic Refrigeration 3
Air Conditioning 3
Commercial Refrigeration 4
Heating Fundamentals/ Hydronics/ Heat Pumps 3
Basic Electronics 2
Heating Systems 3
Sheetmetal Technology 3
HVAC 1160 Blue Print Reading 2
  Electives 7


Updated:  jg 5/9/05