Program Outcomes (HVAC/R Technician)

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Downtown Campus

Instructor
253.680.7255
Career Advisor
253.680.7008
 
Location Downtown Campus
Hours Mon-Fri, 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

At the successful completion of the program curriculum, students will be able to: 

  1. Follow safe working practice.
  2. Apply the principles and strategies used for the installation of air condition systems, heat pump systems, electric furnace, fossil fuel furnace, and system controls.
  3. Apply the principles and strategies used to troubleshoot and service air condition systems, heat pump systems, electric furnaces, hydronic systems, fossil fuel furnace, and system controls.
  4. Recognize components and design principles used in air distribution systems.
  5. Use mathematical skills to solve problems in electrical, heating, and air conditioning systems.
  6. Apply troubleshooting skills to diagnose and repair the following: air distribution, electrical, heating systems, hydronic systems, cooling systems, and system controls.
  7. Use tools and equipment required for repairing, testing, and installation of air conditioning systems, heat pump systems, hydronic systems, electric furnace, fossil fuel furnace, and system controls.
  8. Perform basic business, employability and customer service skills as related to the HVA/C-R industry.
  9. Complete AHRI Industry  Heating and Cooling Competency Exam (ICE exam).
  10. Handle refrigerant by completing EPA Section 608 Type II Technician Certification.
  11. Apply the basic principles of energy management.

In addition to the following college-wide learning outcomes reflect the guiding expectations of all programs at Bates Technical College:

  • Human Diversity
  • Effective Communication
  • Critical Thinking