Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Mechanic Diploma
(50-53 Total Credit Hours)
EPA Certification Test fee of $45.00 required.
|ACR 100 Refrigeration Fundamentals (first eight weeks)||3||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 101 Refrigeration Fundamentals Lab (first eight weeks)||2||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 102 HVAC Electricity (second eight weeks) *||3||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 103 HVAC Electricity Lab (second eight weeks)*||3||Fall/Spring|
|Digital Literacy - CIT 105 Introduction to Computers or OST 105 Introduction to Office Systems (or Competency demonstrated by exam)||0-3||All|
|ACR 130 Electrical Components||3||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 131 Electrical Components Lab||2||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 170 Heat Load/Duct Design||3||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 260 Heating and Humidification||3||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 262 Heating and Humidification Lab||2||Fall/Spring|
|ACR 250 Cooling and Dehumidification||3||Spring|
|ACR 251 Cooling and Dehumidification Lab||2||Spring|
|ACR 270 Heat Pump Application||3||Spring|
|ACR 271 Heat Pump Application Lab||2||Spring|
|Technical Elective (rec. PLB 105 Plumbing Principles or ACR 290 Journeyman Prep)**||3||Spring|
|ACR 298 Practicum||2||Fall/Spring|
|General Education Area 1 – Written or Oral Communication or
|General Education Area 2 – Social/Behavioral or Natural Science or
|Technical Elective (rec. EGY 240 Energy Efficiency and Analysis)||3||Fall/Spring|
|Technical Elective (rec. PLB 100 Basic Theory of Plumbing)||3||All|
- At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.
- *Comparable Electric courses: EET 154/155 or ELT 110/114 or IMT 110/111
- ** ACR 290 is highly recommended as it is required as the exit exam for the Air Conditioning program.
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KCTCS Catalog - Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Mechanic - Diploma