Residential HVAC Installer - Evening Career Major - Overview

Residential HVAC Installer - Evening

HVAC tech evening
Career Major Length
515 hours
Who Can Enroll
Adults
Schedule
M-Th 4-10P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$1,163.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$3,023.00
Book Costs:
$384.00
Exam Fees:
$25.00
Supplies Costs:
$449.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$16/hr

Learn to install, start up and adjust residential heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems using manufacturer’s literature.  You will get hands-on lab for installation and start-up of common residential HVACR equipment.  Piping and heat fusion processes and specialized training for EPA certification in refrigerants is also included.  After completing the major and two years of verifiable experience in the HVACR industry, applicants may apply to take the Oklahoma Mechanical Journeyman HVAC test.

Career Major Length
515.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Introduction to HVAC/R: Safety, Tools & Equipment
50.00
Principles of Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer
45.00
Piping & Piping Practices
60.00
Refigerants & Lubricants
20.00
Refrigerant Recovery
65.00
Refrigerant Retrofits
15.00
Air Handling
50.00
Load Calculations
20.00
HVAC/R Preventive Maintenance
10.00
Indoor Air Quality
20.00
HVAC/R Codes, Regulations & Standards
5.00
Professional Services
45.00
Workforce Staging
3.010.00
HVAC/R System Installation
100.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Math skills at the 10th grade level or above
  • An ability to read and write at a 10th grade level
  • An ability to compute percentages, measurements and simple fractions
  • A basic knowledge of general and physical science
  • Ability to climb ladders and work at heights

Student Organizations

Certifications Available