Air Conditioning System Maintenance Technician, TCC (AZ21) (470201)  Technical Certificate of Credit

Campus Locations: Thomasville, Moultrie (Industrial Drive)

The Air Conditioning System Maintenance Technician certificate program is a series of courses designed to prepare students for entry level positions in the HVACR industry. Topics include refrigeration fundamentals, refrigeration principles and practices, electrical fundamentals, and industrial safety procedures.

Length of Program: One (1) Semester

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Air Conditioning Systems Maintenance, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 12 Minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a diploma program

Books: $151.90
Fees: $301.00
Tuition: $400.00
Total: $852.90
Books: $32.14
Fees: $316.00
Tuition: $800.00
Total: $1,148.14
Curriculum Outline (12 hours)
1: Occupational Courses 12
AIRC 1005

Introduces the basic concepts, theories, and safety regulations and procedures of refrigeration. Topics include an introduction to OSHA, safety, first aid, laws of thermodynamics, pressure and temperature relationships, heat transfer, the refrigerant cycle, refrigerant identification, and types of AC systems.

AIRC 1010

Co-requisite(s): AIRC 1005 This course introduces the student to basic refrigeration system principles and practices. Topics include refrigeration tools, piping practices, service valves, leak testing, refrigerant recovery, recycling, and reclamation, evacuation, charging, and refrigeration safety.

AIRC 1030

This course provides an introduction to fundamental electrical concepts and theories as applied to the air conditioning industry. Topics include AC and DC theory, electric meters, electrical diagrams, distribution systems, electrical panels, voltage circuits, code requirements, and safety.

Program Chair

Air Conditioning Technology Program Chair
School of Industrial Technology

361 Industrial Drive, Moultrie, GA 31788
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