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HVAC Technician

HVAC

Technician

The HVAC Technician II program has been designed to prepare graduates for entry-level positions as a Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanic and/or Installer through relevant classroom knowledge and hands-on technical skills. Learn in small classrooms or completely online! Gain hands-on experience and college credits with local employers during a five-week practical externship.

Course IDDescriptionSem. CreditsLength
TRD 101Trades Skills Core Concepts4.664 Weeks
HVAC 112Air Distribution, Venting, Maintenance, and Air Conditioning3.503 Weeks
HVAC 122Electronics and Control Circuit Troubleshooting3.503 Weeks
HVAC 132Electric Heat, Accessories, Metering, and Compressors3.503 Weeks
HVAC 142Heat Pumps and Handling Refrigerants3.503 Weeks
HVAC 152Maintenance and Troubleshooting3.503 Weeks
HVAC 162Hydronic, Airside, and Balancing Systems3.503 Weeks
HVAC 172Troubleshooting Systems and Indoor Quality Systems3.503 Weeks
HVAC 182Refrigeration3.503 Weeks
HVAC 192Codes & Licenses, Energy, Water Treatment, and Building Management4.003 Weeks
CS 105Career Development for HVAC Technicians2.162 Weeks
EX 190Externship for HVAC Technicians4.445 Weeks
PRP 212HVAC Certification Preparedness2.332 Weeks
TotalsEPA 608 Universal Certification45.0940 Weeks

Looking for something faster?  The HVAC Technician I prepares students for EPA 608 Universal Certification in only 10 weeks through intensive 8 hour training days. This program is best suited for students with prior trades training or experience. Prepare for your career as a Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanic and/or Installer either fully online or in-person at our El Cajon, California campus.  

HVAC Technician 1
Course IDDescriptionSem. CreditsLength
HVAC 112Air Distribution, Venting, Maintenance, and Air Conditioning2.3340 Hours
HVAC 122Electronics and Control Circuit Troubleshooting2.3340 Hours
HVAC 132Electric Heat, Accessories, Metering, and Compressors2.3340 Hours
HVAC 142Heat Pumps and Handling Refrigerants2.3340 Hours
HVAC 152Maintenance and Troubleshooting2.3340 Hours
HVAC 162Hydronic, Airside, and Balancing Systems2.3340 Hours
HVAC 172Troubleshooting Systems and Indoor Quality Systems2.3340 Hours
HVAC 182Refrigeration2.3340 Hours
HVAC 192Codes & Licenses, Energy, Water Treatment, and Building Management2.3340 Hours
CS 105Career Development for HVAC Technicians1.1620 Hours
PRP 212HVAC Certification Preparedness1.1620 Hours
TotalsAccelerated HVAC/R Training23.2810 Weeks

Students pursuing a career as an HVAC Technician are prepared to take the EPA 608 Universal Certification.

Multiple Formats

The HVAC Technician program always has a live instructor, whether taking the traditional on-campus class or the hybrid-online format. ATA College curriculum is developed on Moodle and experienced live through Microsoft Teams.

Gain REAL experience

The HVAC Technician II program is available online nationwide and concluded by an intensive five-week practical externship with a local employer in your area.

Scholarships

ATA College continually offers scholarships, ask our admission’s team about current fiber optic opportunities, or visit our website for a complete listing.

Scholarships
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