Heating and Air Conditioning Installation Technician
The Atlanta Technical College Heating and Air Conditioning Installation Technician TCC, prepares students for careers in the installation of heating and air conditioning systems. The Air Condition Installation Technician TCC is a series of courses that gives the student the necessary skills in properly installing HVAC systems.
Minimum Program Length: 1 Semester
Estimated Program Cost: $2,570
Entrance Requirements Admissions Requirements
Student Performance/Graduation Requirements:
- Must be 16 years of age.
- Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply.
- Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math.
- Transfer of previous post secondary credits will be determined by the registrar.
Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate.
Curriculum (12 hours)
Occupational Courses (12 hours)
This course introduces the student to basic refrigeration system principles and practices, and the major component parts of the refrigeration system. Topics include refrigeration tools, piping practices, service valves, leak testing, refrigerant recovery, recycling, and reclamation, evacuation, charging, and safety.
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.
Provides instruction on the installation and service of residential air conditioning systems. Topics include: installation procedures, split-systems, add-on systems, packaged systems, system wiring, control circuits, and safety.