Northeast MS

CAREER TYPE

HVAC Technician

Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers often called heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) technicians work on heating, ventilation, cooling, and refrigeration systems that control the temperature and air quality in buildings.

CAREER TYPE KEY FACTS:

Salary Range Potential: Entry Level Wage: $28,312 | Experienced Wage: $45,765

Class Types:

  • Electricity for HVAC, Compression Refrigeration, Controls, Heating Systems

TRAINING CENTER PROGRAMS

Heating & Air Conditioning Technology*-HVAC Technician

Heating and Air Conditioning Technology is a post-secondary instructional program that prepares individuals to work in engineering departments or private firms installing, maintaining, and operating small or medium air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems. Instruction prepares individuals to work in a commercial setting performing special tasks relating to designing duct work, assembly, installation, servicing, operation, and maintenance of heating and cooling systems according to the standards of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc., Air Conditioning Contractors of American (ACCA), and Air Conditioning Refrigeration Institute (ARI). Included are air conditioning, heating and refrigeration devices; equipment, techniques, and systems; and maintenance and operation of these systems.

*Non-Credit Program

Example of Class Types

Electricity for HVAC, Compression Refrigeration, Controls, Heating Systems

  Day and Night Classes:

Day Classes Only

Pre-requisites required:
Students enrolling in the certificate option program must have a high school diploma or GED. All students are required to score 100 percent on a program safety exam prior to the deadline of a course drop/delete period.

Length of Program
53 semester hours

Summary of Program Requirements
Students enrolling in the certificate option program must have a high school diploma or GED. All students are required to score 100 percent on a program safety exam prior to the deadline of a course drop/delete period.

Skills Needed
Electricity for HVAC, Compression Refrigeration, Controls, Heating Systems
Northeast MS Community College
Booneville

Contact
Russ Bullard
(662) 720-7247
rjbullard@nemcc.edu