The Certificate of Proficiency in HVAC/R will serve the needs and goals of entry-level workers who will be able to serve as HVAC/R helpers including public and private maintenance departments. The technical certificate will provide competencies to individuals hired in beginning levels of HVAC/R technician positions as well as those seeking to enhance their credentials and abilities in a progression toward further certifications in HVAC/R.
The length of this program is two (2) semesters and one (1) summer term. The program costs are approximately $4,440 for tuition and fees and approximately $1,300 for books and supplies.
|Fall Semester||Credit Hours|
|HVAC||1022||HVAC/R Tubing & Piping||2|
|HVAC||1044||HVAC Electricity & Control Wiring||4|
|MAT||2213||Advanced Industrial Math (or higher level mathematics)||3|
|Exit: Certificate of Proficiency in HVAC/R||(16)|
|Spring Semester||Credit Hours|
|COM||1203||Tech Communication (or higher level composition course)||3|
|COM||1103||Tech Computer Fundamentals (or higher level computer course||3|
|HVAC||2034||Air Conditioning Systems||4|
|Summer I Term||Credit Hours|
|HVAC||2042||HVAC/R Troubleshooting & Certification||2|
|Exit: HVAC/R Technology Technical Certificate||37|
Successful completers of this program will be able to:
- Demonstrate skills and knowledge to diagnose and repair current ventilation, heating,
and refrigeration systems.
- Perform preventive maintenance with high-quality workmanship.
- Complete accurate work orders of HVAC/R equipment repairs related to service history,
diagnosis/analysis of problems, and description of correct repairs.
- Correctly complete documentation of appropriate disposal of an appliance that contains
- Successfully obtain at least one EPA certification.
M. Ed., University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
B.S., Business Administration, University of Arkansas at Monticello
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