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

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Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
ENG 101
Applied Communications I
or Writing and Inquiry
3
AHR 110 Introduction to Refrigeration 5
AHR 112 Heating Technology 4
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
 Credit Hours16
Spring
MAT 110 Mathematical Measurement and Literacy 3
BPR 130 Print Reading-Construction 3
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
WBL 110
World of Work
or Work-Based Learning I
1
 Credit Hours16
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
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
 Credit Hours14
 Total Credit Hours14

Intermediate HVACR Certificate – C35100I

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
SpringCredit Hours
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
BPR 130 Print Reading-Construction 3
 Credit Hours11
Summer
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 3
AHR 211 Residential System Design 3
AHR 213 HVACR Building Code 2
 Credit Hours8
 Total Credit Hours19

Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration – CCP

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

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredit Hours
AHR 110 Introduction to Refrigeration 5
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
 Credit Hours9
Spring
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
 Credit Hours9
 Total Credit Hours18