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Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning/Refrigeration

Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning/Refrigeration (C400400)

The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment or advanced training in the heating, ventilation, air-conditioning/refrigeration (HVAC/R) industry. The student should obtain EPA certification prior to leaving school in order to be employed in any job that requires work with refrigerants. This program focuses on broad, transferable skills, stresses the understanding of the heating, air-conditioning, refrigeration and ventilation industry, and demonstrates elements of the industry such as planning, management, finance, technical and production skills, the underlying principles of technology, and health, safety, and environmental issues.The content includes but is not limited to designing, testing, and repairing heating, ventilation, air-conditioning/refrigeration (HVAC/R) systems. Upon completion of the program, students are prepared to take the following Industry Competency Exams: Commercial Refrigeration, Light Commercial Air Conditioning and Heating, and HVACR.

Program content includes the following courses:


Title Course   Hours
A Introduction to HVAC/R ACR0000 250
B HVAC/R Fundamentals ACR0001 250
C HVAC/R Service Practices ACR0012 250
D HVAC/R Intermediate Service Practices ACR0013 250

HVAC/R Advanced Service Practices or HVAC/R Advanced Commercial and Industrial Service Practices

ACR0044 or ACR0045 350
    Program Length: 1350 Hours


Program Times

Status Times Frequency
Full Time - Day


Part Time - Day
Full Time - Evening 2:15PM – 9:00PM MTWR
Part Time - Evening 2:15PM -  5:15PM MTWR
Part Time - Evening 6:00PM - 9:00PM MTWR

Program Costs

Estimated for Florida Residents

Tuition: $4050 

Books: $500

Supplies: $60

Total: $4,610

Estimated  for Non-Residents

Tuition: $15,822

Books: $500

Supplies: $60

Total: $16,382


Salary Rate: $28,558 - $69,942

Pensacola Average: $42,000

State Average: $38,000

National Average: $45,877


Instructor Contact Information

usPhone: (850) 941-6200 Ext. 2150


Location: Building 1, Room 113A

Office hours: Monday through Wednesday 11:30AM - 9:00PM and Thursday 12:00PM - 9:00PM

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