Sep 30, 2023
HCR 102 - Intro to Hvac-R
Last Date of Approval: Spring 2021
Total Lecture Hours: 30
Total Lab Hours: 30
This course will help students better understand what the HVAC trade is as well as different career paths with a degree in this field. An introduction to HVAC systems, with an emphasis on electrical and mechanical fundamentals skills, including AC and DC electricity; electrical power supplies and wiring materials; meter operations; mechanical math and measurement; fasteners; and PVC assembly.
Mode(s) of Instruction: Face-to-face
Credit for Prior Learning: There are no Credit for Prior Learning opportunities for this course.
Course Fees: Testing Charge: $25.00
Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
Student Learning Outcomes
- Students will learn about residential HVAC equipment, their components, and how they function.
- Students will learn techniques required to test components within a residential HVAC system.
- Students will learn the operational cycle of a refrigeration unit.
- Course material will prepare students to test to become EPA Certified
- Understand different equipment processes
- Understand each component and how to test it
- Begin to understand the refrigeration cycle
- . Understand the EPA 608 exam importance
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