HVAC 101

Course Description

This course is designed to present a working foundation of refrigeration, air conditioning, and heat pump theory and application, plus a basic knowledge of electrical troubleshooting and reading of schematic wiring diagrams.

Course Details

Contact Hours: 72 hours

Prerequisites: EPA Certification

Cost: Please call 757.651.1007

Text/Reference: Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (Purchased separately)

Course Outline

  • Module 1 - Fundamentals of Refrigeration (3hr Lecture)
  • Module 2 - Basic Refrigeration Systems (6hr Lecture)
  • Module 3 - Tools & Supplies MRAC (3hr Lecture)
  • Module 4 - Working w/ Tubing & Piping (3hr Lecture / 6hr Lab)
  • Module 5 - Introduction to Refrigerants (3hr Lecture)
  • Module 6 - Mid-term (3hr Lecture / 3hr Exam)
  • Module 7 - Equipment & Instruments for Refrigerant Handling & Service (3hr Lecture / 6hr Lab)
  • Module 8 - Working w/ Refrigerants (3hr Lecture / 9hr Lab)
  • Module 9 - Basic Electricity (3hr Lecture / 3hr Lab)
  • Module 10 - Electrical Power (3hr Lecture / 3hr Lab)
  • Module 11 - Certification (3hr Lecture / 6hr Exam/Lab)