HVAC Technician Certificate
Certificate (Certificate Program) - 29 Credit Hours
The mission of the Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Technician certificate program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills pertaining to the maintenance and repairing of air conditioning systems as well as the following heating systems: natural gas, propane, electric, air source heat pumps, and geothermal heating systems. After completing the program coursework consisting of both lecture and extensive laboratory experiences, the graduates will be able to work as entry-level HVAC technicians or general facilities repair persons.
Admission to the Program:
Students must complete basic skills placement testing.
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring 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 119||SHEET METAL FOR HVAC/R||2|
|REACT 120||FURNACES AND HEAT PUMPS I||4|
|REACT 121||FURNACES AND HEAT PUMPS II||4|
For Program Information Contact:
Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
Dirksen Building, Room 119
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Full Time Employed: 67%
Possible Occupations: Gas Appliance Repairers, Home Appliance Installers, Home Appliance Repairers, Security & Fire Alarm Systems Installers, Coin, Vending, & Amusement Machine Servicers & Repairers.