Heating Ventilation, 

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

Classroom and shop experiences enable the student to become proficient in the installation, repair and maintenance of domestic and commercial air conditioning, refrigeration and heating systems.  Classroom & shop experience will include:

  • Theory and application of basic principles involved in the conditioning of air

  • Operating characteristics of various types of equipment

  • Use of technical reference manuals

  • Diagnosis of malfunctions

  • Repair and adjustment of equipment

  • Repair of electrical control systems

  • Refrigerant handling methods

  • Tools of the trade

  • Sheet metal fabrication


Instructors are skilled individuals who have retired after many years of working in HVAC or who work in the trade every day.

Internships may be available for students that qualify.

Course Content Includes

  • Shop Mathematics

  • Safety

  • Introduction to Air Conditioning

  • Cooling

  • Heating

  • Ventilation

  • Schematic Reading

  • Electricity / Electronics

  • Electrical Motor Control

  • Sheet Metal

  • Brazing

  • Refrigeration

Time To Complete

  • One Year (720 hrs)

Tuition Cost

  • $7,350

Supply Cost

  • $2,052

Pell Eligible

Classes Are Offered 

Fall Quarter – Sept.  28, 2020

Monday & Tuesday

8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Fall Quarter – Sept. 28, 2020

Monday thru Thursday

5:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Transfer to Degree Pathway Eligible

WorkKeys Assessment

This program has benchmark WorkKeys assessment scores which must be obtained prior to admissions into the program.  Remediation through Aspire or KeyTrain is available for those who do not initially meet the necessary scores.  Click here to learn more.

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Advanced HVAC Class Is Available

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Certifications Received

RSES Level 1

EPA 608

Ohio Brazing Certification

ESCO - Electrical Troubleshooting

ESCO - High Efficiency Furnaces

ESCO - Heat Pump & Air Conditioning

WV HVAC Technician In Training

Contact to Learn More

John Moore


740-373-2766 Ext. 2030

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Curt Copen


740-373-2766 Ext. 2031

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  • West Virginia University - Parkersburg 

Ohio's Options Eligible Program