Course Descriptions and Outlines

Air Conditioning, Heat Pump, Refrigeration and Recovery

This course is designed to give the student a basic understanding of air conditioning principles. The course begins with the history of refrigeration and progresses to the theory of heat, cooling and heat transfer. The course will also explore the many uses of refrigeration (including heating and cooling) from residential to commercial/industrial applications. This course will prepare the student to take the federally mandated test to allow a person to handle refrigerant. This class will prepare the student to pass the core requirements at all levels through universal technician. Prerequisite(s): None

Credits: 3.00

Credit Breakdown: Lecture 2.00
Lab 1.00
On the job training n/a

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