HVAC: Basic HVAC/Refrigeration Service Tech Certificate

Provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment in HVAC service and maintenance.

Certificate Info at a Glance

Type: Certificate

Approx. # of Quarters: 3

Estimated Cost: $7,567.76

Admission Dates: Fall, winter, spring and summer

Included in this program are academic courses in communication, quantitative reasoning, and social sciences that provide knowledge and abilities upon which technical skills are built and personal development enhanced.

This program is approximately three quarters in length, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements.

Program Requirements

Catalog # Course Name Credits
*HAC 102 Basic Electricity 5
*HAC 105 Electrical Circuits 4
*HAC 120 Advanced Controls & Troubleshooting 4
*HAC 160 Siemens Controls 2
*HAC 162 Electric Motors & Their Applications 4
*HAC 164 Electric Motors & Troubleshooting Motors 3
HAC 167 Green Awareness 3
HAC 170 Heating I 7
HAC 175 Heating Lab I 5
HAC 181 Heating II 6
HAC 183 Heating Lab II 4
HAC 230 EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification 1
HAC 237 Basic Refrigeration I 7
HAC 242 Basic Refrigeration Lab I 5
HAC 246 Basic Refrigeration II 6
HAC 255 Basic Refrigeration Lab II 3
ENGL& 101 English Composition (or higher) or CMST& 220 5
MAT 105 Math for Industrial Professions (or higher) 5
PSYC& 100DIV General Psychology
(or other social science or humanities class that meets the diversity requirement)
  Total Credits for Completion 84

*Prerequisites for Heating & Refrigeration