Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning

Operation of single and three phase motors and transformers. Includes transformer banking, power factor correction, and protective device.

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Principles of electricity as required by HVAC, including proper use of test equipment, electrical circuits, and component theory and operation.

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An introduction to the refrigeration cycle, heat transfer theory, temperature/pressure relationship, refrigerant handling, refrigeration components, and safety.

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A study of components, applications, and installation of mechanical air conditioning systems including operating conditions, troubleshooting, repair, and charging of air conditioning systems.

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Certification training for HVAC refrigerant recovery, recycle, and reclaim. Instruction will provide a review of EPA guidelines for refrigerant recovery and recycling during the installation, service, and repair of all HVAC and refrigeration systems.

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HVAC standards and concepts with emphasis on the understanding, and documentation of the codes and regulations required for the state mechanical contractors license and local codes.

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Theory and application of electrical control devices, electromechanical controls, and/or pneumatic controls.

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A study of components, applications, and installation of air conditioning systems with capacities of 25 tons or less.

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Theory and practical application in the maintenance of commercial refrigeration; medium, and low temperature applications and ice machines.

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Study of the properties of air and results of cooling, heating, humidifying or dehumidifying; heat gain and heat loss calculations including equipment selection and balancing the air system.

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A study of heat pumps, heat pump control circuits, defrost controls, auxiliary heat, air flow, and other topics related to heat pump systems.

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A study in the process of checking and adjusting all the building environmental systems to produce the design objectives. Emphasis on efficiency and energy savings.

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Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines learning with work experience. Includes lecture component.

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Last updated: 02/19/2019