Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology

Contact(s): Devin Baucom

The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology curriculum provides the basic knowledge to develop skills necessary to work with residential and light commercial systems.

Topics include mechanical refrigeration, heating and cooling theory, electricity, controls, and safety. The diploma program covers air conditioning, furnaces, heat pumps, tools and instruments.

Diploma graduates should be able to assist in the startup, preventive maintenance, service, repair, and/or installation of residential and light commercial systems.


 

Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology Diploma – D35100

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
AHR 110 Introduction to Refrigeration 5
AHR 112 Heating Technology 4
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
ENG 101
Applied Communications I
or Writing and Inquiry
3
 Credit Hours17
Spring
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
BPR 130 Print Reading-Construction 3
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
WBL 110
World of Work
or Work-Based Learning I
1
MAT 110 Mathematical Measurement and Literacy 3
 Credit Hours15
Summer
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 3
AHR 211 Residential System Design 3
AHR 213 HVACR Building Code 2
 Credit Hours8
 Total Credit Hours40

Basic HVACR Certificate – C35100B

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
AHR 110 Introduction to Refrigeration 5
AHR 112 Heating Technology 4
 Credit Hours9
Spring
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
 Credit Hours8
 Total Credit Hours17

Intermediate HVACR Certificate – C35100I

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
 Credit Hours5
Spring
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
WBL 110
World of Work
or Work-Based Learning I
1
 Credit Hours5
Summer
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 3
AHR 211 Residential System Design 3
AHR 213 HVACR Building Code 2
 Credit Hours8
 Total Credit Hours18

Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration – CCP

Tuition-waived program for Career & College Promise (high school juniors and seniors)

AHR 110Introduction to Refrigeration5
AHR 112Heating Technology4
AHR 114Heat Pump Technology4
AHR 111HVACR Electricity3
ACA 111College Student Success1
AHR 160Refrigerant Certification1
Total Credit Hours18