Heating, Ventilation, A/C & Refrigeration
In the past 60 years, the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) field has experienced massive technological changes. It has gone from the era of the iceman to that of the educated and highly trained technician.
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration technicians are primarily trained in the service, repair, maintenance and installation of heating, cooling and refrigeration equipment including domestic, residential, commercial and industrial systems.
Career preparation requires extensive educational training in refrigeration systems, electricalelectronic controls, pneumatic controls, cooling and heating systems, duct design, fabrication and residential and commercial heat gained and loss calculations.
Some of the opportunities for employment in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration include: Engineers in sales, application and operating. Technicians in testing, equipment installers, preventive maintenance, service and repair, wholesale and sheet metal specialist.
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology (AAS-HVAC)
Cost of Program
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|On-Campus Room & Board:||Not Offered|
Length of Program
|Intended time to complete:||18 Months|
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|• Heathing, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers (49-9021.00)
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