HVAC

PROGRAM OUTLINE

HVAC provides instruction for entry-level technicians. Students are given instruction for the installation and service of residential and light commercial equipment. Students complete hands-on training on equipment installed in the lab as well as on trainers manufactured by Amatrol.

This 180-hour program covers the core skills needed for entry-level employment in the HVAC field. The course includes safety instruction, use of hand and power tools and hands-on learning with state of the art equipment in a complete lab environment. Instruction includes soldering and brazing techniques and installation procedures for typical residential heating and air conditioning systems. Students will have the opportunity to earn industry credentials including the OSHA 10 Hour Safety Card and EPA 608 Refrigerant Handling Certification.

COURSE TOPICS

  • Personal and environmental safety – OSHA Safety Certification
  • Tool and equipment identification, use, and maintenance
  • Copper and plastic piping practices
  • Soldering and brazing
  • Basic electricity
  • Gas, oil, electric and heat pump systems
  • Air conditioning
  • Basic installation and maintenance practices
  • Leak detection, evacuation, recovery and charging

COURSE SCHEDULE

The next available class begins Fall 2021
Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00 – 9:00 PM
One Saturday a month 8:00 – 3:30 PM

ADULT EDUCATION OPEN HOUSE

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, Open House events have been postponed until further notice. If you’d like information in regards to Adult Workforce Education, please contact Amy Rex at 610-799-1316. Individual tours are available by appointment.


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Certifications

Students will have the opportunity to earn industry credentials including the OSHA 10 Hour Safety Card and EPA 608 Refrigerant Handling Certification.

4500
Education Park Drive

Schnecksville, PA
18078

Preparing all students for their personalized career pathway