Heating & Air Conditioning Technology
2 - Year Certificate
2 - Year Assoicate of Applied Science Degree
Heating and Air Conditioning Technology is a postsecondary instructional program that prepares individuals to work in engineering departments or private firms installing, maintaining, and operating small or medium air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems. Instruction prepares individuals to work in a commercial setting performing special tasks relating to designing ductwork, assembly, installation, servicing, operation, and maintenance of heating and cooling systems according to the standards of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc., Air Conditioning Contractors of American (ACCA), and Air Conditioning Refrigeration Institute (ARI). Included are air conditioning, heating and refrigeration devices; equipment, techniques, and systems; and maintenance and operation of these systems.
Courses taught in the Heating & Air Conditioning Technology program...
Electricity for Heating, Ventilation, A/C & Refrigeration
Professional Service Procedures
Air Conditioning I & II
Refrigerants, Retrofit, Regulation
Tools & Piping
Refrigeration System Components
Heat Load & Air Properties
For a complete course listing for the Heating & Air Conditioning Technology program, please see the ECCC Collge Catalog.
Careers in the Heating & Air Conditioning field...