Heating, Venting, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Technology ATC

The Heating, Venting, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVACR)Technology Program prepares students with training in the heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and refrigeration field, both commercial and residential. Skills learned will enable graduates to choose from a variety of occupations such as heating and air conditioning and/or refrigeration, and general maintenance in these areas. Program flexibility allows students to enter at their existing level of competency and continue training to an employable skill level. Classroom instruction is provided in basic electricity, electric motors, refrigeration, heating systems, air conditioning, and general maintenance skills. Emphasis is placed on developing a logical approach to servicing, troubleshooting, and repair through directed practice. Employment in the field requires good physical health due to the size and weight of some units.

Advanced Technical Certificate Requirements

Program Requirement
MTHPT-103APPLIED ALGEBRA3.00
Technical Core
HVACR-115BASIC ELECTRICITY5.00
HVACR-120HVAC PRINCIPLES5.00
HVACR-130TRADE SKILLS5.00
HVACR-140MECHANICAL SYSTEMS MAINTENANCE5.00
HVACR-225REFRIGERATION THEORY5.00
HVACR-230ADVANCED HVACR CONTROLS5.00
HVACR-235A/C SYSTEM DESIGN AND INSTALLATION6.00
HVACR-240DUCT FABRICATION2.00
HVACR-250GAS CODE REVIEW2.00
HVACR-255HEATING SYSTEMS6.00
HVACR-260MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL CODE REVIEW2.00
HVACR-265HYDRONIC SYSTEMS2.00
HVACR-294IN:HEAT/VENT/AC/REF TECH2.00
Total Credits55.00

Summary

Program Requirements3
Technical Core52
Total55