Residential HVAC - Certificate of Completion

Doña Ana Community College

2020-21 Catalog

(29 credits)

The following curriculum, which requires approximately one year to complete, is designed to prepare a student to install, service, and maintain residential heating and air conditioning systems.

NOTE: Students must earn a final grade of C- or better in all required HVAC courses/Technical Requirements and achieve a cumulative grade-point average of at least 2.0. A grade of C- or better is required in ENGL 1110G Composition I and designated Mathematics courses.

Students must complete all University certificate requirements to total at least 29 credits (29 of credits listed for degree). Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
Related Requirements
OETS 103Technical Career Skills4
or ENGL 1110G Composition I
Technical Requirements
HVAC 100EPA Clean Air Act: Section 608 21
HVAC 101Fundamentals of Refrigeration4
HVAC 102Fundamentals of Electricity4
HVAC 113Job Shadowing1
HVAC 207Residential Air Conditioning Systems4
HVAC 209Residential Heating Systems4
HVAC 213Practicum3
HVAC 220Introduction to Sheet Metal Fabrication4
Total Credits29

(29 credits)

A Suggested Plan of Study

The contents of this roadmap may vary depending on initial student placement in mathematics and English. This is only a suggested plan of study for students, and is not intended as a contract.  Individual student academic plans may vary. Please contact your academic advisor to create a plan that works for you. Course availability may vary from fall to spring semester and may be subject to modification or change.

NOTE: Students much achieve a cumulative grade-point average of 2.0, a final grade of C- or better in ENGL 1110G Composition I, and a C- or better in all required courses.

Students must complete all University certificate requirements to total at least 29 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
ENGL 1110G
Composition I 1
or Technical Career Skills
4
HVAC 100 EPA Clean Air Act: Section 608 1
HVAC 101 Fundamentals of Refrigeration 4
HVAC 102 Fundamentals of Electricity 4
 Credits13
Semester 2
HVAC 113 Job Shadowing 1
HVAC 207 Residential Air Conditioning Systems 4
HVAC 220 Introduction to Sheet Metal Fabrication 4
 Credits9
Semester 3
HVAC 209 Residential Heating Systems 4
HVAC 213 Practicum 3
 Credits7
 Total Credits29