Mar 02, 2024
Total Credits: 30
Major Number: 5773
CIP Code: 47.0201
This certificate prepares students for service and installation of residential and light commercial refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. To work in the HVAC-R industry, students must obtain the EPA Section 608 Clean Air Act Certification. As part of the program, students will have the opportunity to take the EPA exam to obtain the required certification.
Career/Occupational Elective Requirements
MnTC/General Education Requirements
Goal 1: Communication
Select 3 credits
MnTC Elective Requirements
Additional Elective Requirements
General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates
See Century College Policy 22.214.171.124
Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships
See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.
Program Learning Outcomes
At the end of this program students will be able to:
- Service, repair, and replace residential and commercial cooling equipment.
- Maintain, order, and stock supplies used in cooling service and repair.
- Perform and keep records of service work completed with residential and commercial customers.
- Demonstrate proper safety, use, storage, and disposal of refrigerant as governed by EPA.
- Demonstrate proper safety and use of tools used in the HVAC-R industry.
Program Contact Information
Dennis Kerschner 651.779.3433 Room 1326 East
Pat Cramer 651.773.1719 Room 1326 East
Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.
This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu
Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.