The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC-R) option prepares students for employment as heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians. Students will be trained to install, service and maintain air conditioning/refrigeration equipment in buildings. This 30 credit hour program provides a theoretical background and extensive hands on experience. Commercial refrigeration classes are currently under development.
Employment possibilities include:
- Heating, Air Conditioning Technician
- Refrigeration Mechanic
Federal Gainful Employment Report
Use the link below to view Orange Coast College’s gainful employment reports. These reports provide you, the student, with important information regarding the costs, benefits and potential employment options of our certificate programs.
Federal Gainful Employment Reports - Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration