This sample course map represents the structured approach used to build the skills needed to be a well prepared 21st century HVAC Technician. This path of Related Training & Instruction (RTI), combined with hands on application, will prepare the apprentice to successfully complete the 3 to 4 years of required On-the-Job (OJT) training.
Maintenance Fundamentals Courses
101 - Reading Blueprints
Electrical Systems Courses
201- Basic Electricity and Electronics
Mechanical Systems Courses
301 - Basic Mechanics
Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Systems Courses
431 - The Refrigeration Cycle
Energy Conservation Courses
377 - Energy Losses in Buildings
Industrial Hazard Control Course
151 - Chemical Hazards: OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard
Mechanical Maintenance Applications Courses
343 - Bearing and Shaft Seal Maintenance
261 – Introduction to Computers
Process Control Instrumentation Courses
271 - Introduction to Process Control
Programmable Logic Controllers Courses
298 – Programmable Logic Controllers
Rigging & Equipment Installation Courses
318 - Industrial Rigging
416 - Blueprint Reading for Welders
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