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HVAC-R Technician


**Future Enrollment Program**

This program has been submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Education for approval
and does not currently qualify for Title IV, Federal Financial Aid.

No students are currently being admitted into this program.

Learn to repair, install, service and maintain the operating condition of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. Includes instruction in diagnostic techniques, the use of testing equipment and the principles of mechanics, electricity, and electronics as they relate to the repair of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems.

Program/Major/Concentration Codes: CRTHVA/HVA

What can I do with this certificate?

Career options: Work as a HVAC/R technician or HVAC-R system installer in the building construction trades industry.

Academic options: Continue your studies by taking classes in the Building and Construction associate's degree program.

Program Requirements 2017-2018

General Education requirements are fulfilled by core or support courses.*

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

 Course # Course Title Credits
BCT 104 Introduction to Equipment Maintenance 4
BCT 105** Professionalism in Service, Construction Math, Basic Rigging 3
BCT 106 Soldering and Brazing for Building and Construction Technologies 4
BCT 107** Basic Safety, Hand and Power Tools, Blueprint Reading 3
BCT 130 EPA Clean Air Act, Section 608 1
BCT 132 Residential and Industrial HVAC I 4
BCT 133 Residential and Industrial HVAC II 4
BCT 134 Residential and Industrial HVAC III 4
BCT 231 Residential and Industrial HVAC IV 4
Subtotal 31

Required Support Courses

Course # Course Title Credits
CSA 100 Computer Literacy 1
GTM 105 Applied Technical Mathematics 3
GTW 101 Writing for Trades and Technical Occupations 3
Subtotal 7
Total 38

* General education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses:  Communication - GTW 101,  Analysis and Critical Thinking Requirement - GTM 105