Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Program
Division of Technical Studies
Program Mission: The mission of the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program is to provide specialized classroom instruction and practical shop experience to prepare individuals for employment as entry-level air conditioning and refrigeration technician.
Academic Dean: Dewayne Lambert, MA
Exit Points: Technical Competency Area (TCA), Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS), Technical Diploma (TD), and Associate of Applied Science (AAS in Technical Studies).
Program Length: 2 years.
Special Comments: All courses in the Technical Diploma/Certificate of Technical Studies/Technical Competency Area exit points must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher. Only one grade of “D” or higher is acceptable in the general education core.
Programmatic Grade Point Average: Program requirements must be completed with a programmatic grade point average of 2.0 or higher.
Program Learning Outcomes:
Students who successfully complete the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program will be able to:
Evaluate refrigerant pressure and temperatures in an air conditioning system.
This guide presents selected resources for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration which are available through the Northshore Technical Community College and open access websites.