Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Departmental Certificate (Clark County CTC)
Springfield-Clark County Career Technology Center
This program is offered at Clark State's Clark County CTC location.
Students completing the Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC-R) departmental certificate will have the essential skills sets to find employment with a variety of companies providing heating ventilating and air conditioning services. Beginning the HVAC-R course work in January, a student can complete the certificate within twelve months provided the student has no remedial education needs and is able to take the classes as prescribed.
This program is taught in Springfield at Springfield-Clark County Career Technology Center (CTC) at 1901 Selma Road near the Leffel Lane Campus. General education courses not offered at Springfield-Clark CTC or Greene County Career Center may be completed online or at one of Clark State's other campus sites in Springfield, Bellefontaine, or Beavercreek.
- Explain thermodynamics, heat transfer, matter, heat behavior, fluids and pressures for refrigeration and EPA compliance
- Prescribe the procedures and equipment for making electrical measurements. Analyze control schematics used with servicing and troubleshooting HVAC control circuits
- Diagram troubleshooting and repair procedures for gas, electric, fuel oil furnaces, split system air conditioners and heat pumps. Determine testing and analyzing instruments for troubleshooting and calculating the combustion process
- Construct HVAC equipment, research and apply local, state, and national codes, determine preventative maintenance programs for various HVAC and refrigeration systems. Communicate effectively with customers industry professionals
Download the curriculum sheet for this major.
|HVC 1015||HVAC-R Fundamentals and Practices||3|
|HVC 1100||Basic Electricity and Motors for HVAC-R||4|
|HVC 1215||EPA Certifications||2|
|HVC 1315||Commercial Refrigeration||2|
|HVC 2010||Residential Gas Heating||4|
|HVC 2220||Residential Electric Heating||1|
|HVC 2030||Heat Pump Systems||2|
|INT 1000||OSHA 10-Hour General Safety||1|
|HVC 2040||Oil and Hydronic Heat||2|
|HVC 2315||Air Conditioning||2|
|HVC 2415||Indoor Air Quality and Distribution||3|
|HVC 2700||HVAC-R Job Skills||2|
|Total Credit Hours||28|
Class Schedule Planning
The planning schedule below indicates when and where courses in your program of study will be offered for the next two academic years. This is helpful information when planning your class schedule for each semester.
Disclaimer: This information is for planning purposes only and does not guarantee availability. Clark State Community College will make every effort to offer courses as listed above but reserves the right to change, add, and cancel course offerings for unforeseen circumstances.