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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology - Basic Air Conditioning Certificate

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C 35 10 0 C1

Contact: (336) 334-4822 ext. 53023

Certificate offerings are selected from associate degree courses and are offered as a stackable credential (See an academic counselor for additional information). Individual certificates provide limited basic skills with topics including: mechanical refrigeration, heating and cooling theory, electricity, controls, and safety. The certificate program covers air conditioning, tools, and instruments. Certificate graduates should be able to assist in the start up, preventive maintenance, service, repair, and/or installation of residential systems.  

Program Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration certificate, the students should be able to:

  • Repair electrical components and controls in heating and air conditioning systems.
  • Demonstrate personal and professional ethics and interpersonal skills that are expected in the workplace.
  • Apply EPA regulations to National Certified Test.
  • Understand basic principles of Hydronic Heating.

Total Credits: 8

Total Credits: 9

Total credit hours required for certificate: 17

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