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Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology Diploma - Evening Schedule

Credential: 
Diploma
Program Code: 
D35100

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.

Diploma graduates will be able to assist in the startup, preventive maintenance, service, repair, and/or installation of residential and light commercial systems. 

 

Courses requiring a grade of “C” or better: AHR and ELC

Gainful Employment Information

First Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 3
AHR 112 Heating Technology 4

Second Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 3
AHR 170 Heating Lab 1
ELC 132 Electrical Drawings 2
WLD 113 Soldering and Brazing 2

Third Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 110 Introduction to Refrigeration 5
AHR 213 HVARC Building Code 2
COM 120 Interpersonal Communication 3

Fourth Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4
PHY 121 Applied Physics I 4

Fifth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1

Sixth Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 4
AHR 172 Heat Pump Lab 1
Semester Notes
  • AHR 211 or AHR 212 may be substituted for AHR 213
  • COM 120, COM 231 or ENG 110 may be substituted for COM 110

Total Credit Hours Required

39

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