Refrigeration Certificate in Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Technology (C35100A)

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. In addition, the AAS degree covers residential building codes, residential system sizing, and advanced comfort systems. Diploma graduates should be able to assist in the start-up, preventive maintenance, service, repair, and/or installation of residential and light commercial systems. AAS degree graduates should be able to demonstrate an understanding of system selection and balance and advanced systems.

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Required Courses
(Take When Available)
AHR 110--Introduction to Refrigeration
AHR 111--HVACR Electricity
AHR 115--Refrigeration Systems
BPR 135--Schematics & Diagrams