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Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration - Commercial Trade (CVHVCT)

Advanced Certificate

Description

This program is a capstone to HVAC-Residential Certification, and is designed for students who wish to develop skills in HVACR mechanics or installation. It prepares the student for industry-recognized certification (C/IS) for entry-level employment in commercial heating, ventilation and air conditioning. Additional theory and hands-on experience will increase students' knowledge base concerning HVACR systems at the commercial level. The student will develop knowledge and skills in sizing, layout, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting HVACR equipment.

Articulation

Eastern Michigan University, several BS degrees.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: www.wccnet.edu/departments/curriculum/articulation.php?levelone=colleges

Admissions Requirements

Students must complete the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Residential Certificate (CTHVRR).

Contact Information

Division
Adv Tech/Public Serv Careers
Department
Heating, Ventilation, A/C Dept
Advisors
Bradley Hoth, Les Pullins

Requirements

Core Courses
Class Title Credits
HVA 201 Energy Audits 4
HVA 202 Air System Layout and Design 3
Total 7
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Credits
HVA 203 Refrigeration Systems 3
HVA 205 Hydronic Systems 4
HVA 207 Commercial Industry Standards with Competency Exams 3
Total 10
Total Credits Required
17

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