2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 04, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration (HVACr) Level 1 Technician Certificate


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The HVACr (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration) Certificate provides students with a technical foundation required of an entry-level technician in the growing HVACr Industry. Students will learn the concepts and principles of refrigeration, electrical and mechanical systems through classroom instruction and state of the art technical training systems. Students will have the opportunity to learn the necessary skills required for an entry-level technician in diagnostics, repair, service and maintenance of Residential and Light Commercial HVAC systems.

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. understand and apply OSHA Construction Safety standards.
  2. gain a basic knowledge in construction methodology.
  3. understand and apply EPA 608 standards for regulated refrigerants.
  4. gain a fundamental understanding of HVACr systems and their effects on indoor air quality. 
  5. gain fundamental knowledge in plumbing systems and safety procedures as related to HVACr.
  6. gain the fundamental knowledge of electrical systems and safety procedures as related to HVACr.
  7. demonstrate the necessary skills required for an entry-level technician in diagnostics, repair, service and maintenance of Residential and Light Commercial HVAC systems.

Total Certificate Credit Hours: 25


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