Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Basic Certificate

Level 1 Workforce Certificate (15 credit hours)

Upon completion of the Level 1 Workforce Certificate, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate communication skills.
  • Demonstrate the attributes of a positive work ethic.
  • Demonstrate eye and hand coordination and dexterity.
  • Demonstrate the application of and the ability to use the common hand tools used in the Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning trade.
  • Have a basic understanding of HVAC systems.
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of HVAC electrical systems.
  • Prepared to complete the EPA 608 Exam.

The program is designed to be completed in one semester, or 16 weeks and is comprised of the following course of study.

Certificate Requirements

First Semester

First semester courses and credits required to earn the Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Basic Certificate
RUBRIC NUMBER COURSE TITLE SEMESTER
CREDIT HOURS
HART 1307 REFRIGERATION PRINCIPLES 3
HART 1301 BASIC ELECTRICITY FOR HVAC 3
HART 1356 EPA RECOVERY CERTIFICATION PREPARATION 3
HART 1341 RESIDENTIAL AIR CONDITIONING 3
HART 2341 COMMERCIAL AIR CONDITIONING 3
Total credit hours for this semester
TOTAL HOURS 15

Total Credit Hours: 15

Capstone Requirement: Students completing the certificate must pass a comprehensive program exam and lab with a score of 70% or higher to satisfy the captstone requirement.