Commercial Refrigeration Technician
Certificate (Certificate Program) - 27 Credit Hours
The mission of the Commercial Refrigeration Certificate program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills pertaining to the maintenance and repairing of ice machines as well as both medium and low temperature walk-ins, reach-ins, and supermarket refrigeration. After completing the program coursework consisting of both lecture and lab experiences, the graduates will be prepared to seek employment as entry-level technicians as refrigeration mechanics or general facilities repair persons.
The HVAC/R programs at Illinois Central College are fully accredited by the PAHRA (Partnership of Air Conditioning and Heating and Refrigeration Accreditation). The PAHRA is supported by the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI), the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), the American Society of Heating and Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the Council of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Educators (CARE), the Gas Appliance Manufacturing Association (GAMA), the Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI), and the Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors-National Association (PHCC).
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring Semester 1:
Summer Semester 1:
Fall Semester 2:
Spring Semester 2:
|Required Program Courses|
|ARCTK 119||BLUEPRINT READING - CONSTRUCTION||1|
|REACT 110||REFRIGERATION I||4|
|REACT 111||AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS I||3|
|REACT 112||REFRIGERATION II||4|
|REACT 113||AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS II||3|
|REACT 118||ELECTRICITY AS IT APPLIES TO HVAC/R||4|
|REACT 130||COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION AND ICE MACHINES I||4|
|REACT 131||COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION AND ICE MACHINES II||4|
For Program Information Contact:
Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
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Full Time Employed: 67%
Possible Occupations: Home Appliance Repairers, Coin, Vending, & Amusement Machine Servicers & Repairers, Home Appliance Installers, Security & Fire Alarm Systems Installers, Gas Appliance Repairers.