The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Residential Servicing Certificate (C1_AIR1) is offered at LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the HVAC Department.
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The heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration associate of applied science degree prepares the individual for a technical service career in residential or light commercial/industrial environmental systems. The student will study the mechanical and electrical/electronic systems involved in contemporary environmental controls. The academic requirements of the program provide a foundation for continued studies should the student decide to pursue his or her education or training.
The HVAC&R certificate program prepares the individual for basic, entry-level employment in the residential and/or light commercial heating and air-conditioning service industry. The essentials of the mechanical and electrical systems of contemporary air-conditioning and heating systems are addressed throughout the program.
The general education core will transfer to a variety of colleges and universities. Contact a counselor or faculty member at any of the colleges for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.
|HART||1401||Basic Electricity for HVAC||4|
|HART||1441||Residential Air Conditioning||4|
|HART||1445||Gas and Electric Heating||4|
|MAIR||1449||Refrigerators, Freezers, Window Air Conditioners||4|
|HART||2445||Residential Air Conditioning Systems Design||4|
|HART||2436||Air Conditioning Troubleshooting||4|
|HART1||2380||Cooperative Education - Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology/Technician OR||3-4|
|HART1||1491||Special Topics in Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Technologies/Technician|
TOTAL Credits for HVAC & R Residential Servicing Certificate:
Note: It is strongly suggested to take one of the following professional exams: ARI/GAMA: Competency Exam in Residential Air Conditioning Service; ICE: Certification in Residential and Light Commercial Air Conditioning Service; or Technician Certification Exam.