Few phases of modern living are untouched by the heating and air conditioning industry. Skilled specialists are required to design, install, and maintain controlled environments in enclosed areas ranging from homes to space satellites. Become a heating and air conditioning professional and enjoy a successful career.
Virtual Open House
Information about our programs and our virtual open house can be found at https://mypath.scctc.org/
Students develop skills and work habits through daily projects inside and outside the environmental controls lab. Students work on projects off campus, like the Project House, that are coordinated by the instructor. Job shadowing, apprenticeships, and mentoring programs are also offered in conjunction with this program.
Experience and Skills Gained
- HVAC mathematics
- Basic electricity
- Introduction to HVAC distribution systems
- Basic copper and plastic piping practices
- Soldering and brazing
- Basic carbon seal piping practices
- HVAC tools
- Introduction to sheet metal layout, fabrication, and processes
- Installing and insulating of ductwork
- Installation of air distribution accessories
Opportunities After Graduation
Students may earn college credits at Sinclair Community College by successfully completing the Heating & Air Technology Program. This program provides students with skills they can use to earn money while pursuing advanced training.
A Few of the Career Opportunities
- Heating and Air Conditioning Company Owner
- Installation Specialist
- Sales Representative
- Service Technician
- Sheet Metal Mechanic
College Scholarship Opportunities
$3,000 scholarships are available from Clark State Community College and Sinclair Community College to qualified students.
Credentials/ Certifications - ODE Value
EPA-Refrigerant Recovery Core + Level 1 (Small Appliances) - 12 Points
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Core + Level 2 (High Pressure) - 12 Points
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Core + Level 3 (Low Pressure) - 12 Points
EPA Refrigerant Recovery Universal - 12 Points
NCCER Core - 6 Points
NCCER Level 1 - 6 Points
CPR/First Aid - 1 Point
OSHA10 hour training - 1 Point
Clark State Community College - Sem. Hrs.
HVAC 1015 HVAC-R Fundamentals and Practices - 3 Credits
HVAC 1100 Basic Electricity and Motors for HVAC-R - 4 Credits
HVAC 1215 EPA Certifications - 2 Credits
HVAC 2010 Residential Gas Heating - 4 Credits
HVAC 2315 Air Conditioning - 2 Credits
INT 1000 OSHA 10-hr. General Safety - 1 Credit
ITS 1105 Computer Concepts and Software - 3 Credits
Sinclair Community College Credit - Sem. Hrs.
CAT 1431 OSHA Construction Standards 10 hours - 1 Credit
CAT 1810 Construction Techniques I (NCCER Core) - 3 Credits
Students will have the opportunity to earn credentials and college credits based on final program grades and /or test scores.
All credentials and college credits are current as of the posting of this website, but are subject to change.