As one of the fastest-growing construction trades in the country today, the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration field offers well-trained technicians a variety of occupations, job security, and opportunities for advancement. Learn about the newest HVAC&R technology to enhance your training, skills, and marketability to employers. It's our mission to train men and women to enter and succeed in this growth-oriented industry.
Are you looking for a new and exciting career?
Want to advance your training with an EPA 608 certificate?
Are you an employer struggling to find qualified workers?
Our Moonlight Program in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration is for you! Introduction to Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
Our Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration evening program is designed to help adult learners with basic refrigeration practices, which includes system piping and proper use of refrigeration components, tools, and test instruments. This 15-week course will combine energy theories and hands-on laboratory projects that will teach you to design and install a refrigeration system, including piping, leak testing, evacuation, and charging. Following EPA guidelines, you'll also learn electrical theories, instructions, and application use that incorporate system controls, basic electrical projects, starting relays, and circuit identification. In less than six months, you will have mastered the skills needed to take the EPA 608 certification exam.
Skills you'll learn:
• Introductory level gauge and test instrument practices
• System piping
• Basic electricity and wiring
• Shop safety
• Work readinessCourse Outcomes:
The course will culminate with:
• Skills and system knowledge in the HVAC field
• Certified theory and trade hours toward state licenses
• EPA 608 Certification ExamJob Growth
Employment in the HVAC&R industry is expected to grow 14.8 to 16.8 percent from 2014 to 2024.
Upon completion of the course, career opportunities may include:
• Commercial HVAC&R apprentice
• Residential HVAC&R apprentice
• Apprentice HVAC&R technician
• Assistant maintenance technician
• Apprentice pipe fitter