Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology

 
This 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 start up, preventive maintenance, service, repair and/or installation of residential and light commercial systems.
 
 
Career Information from the Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the United States Department of Labor:
Degrees offered:
Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Technology-Diploma D35100 47.0201
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Technology-Certificate/Pathway C35100P 47.0201
 
Typical Classes in Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology:
AHR    110    Introduction to Refrigeration     
AHR    112    Heating Technology        
AHR    113    Comfort Cooling        
AHR    114    Heat Pump Technology         
AHR    130    HVAC Controls          
AHR    160    Refrigerant Certification         
AHR    210    Residential Building Code           
AHR    211    Residential System Design           
BPR    135    Schematics and Diagrams          
ELC    111    Introduction to Electricity           
       
 
Related classes and additional information can be found in the MTCC Catalog.