Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) mechanics install, maintain and repair the heating and cooling systems that control temperature, humidity and air cleanliness in homes, schools and other buildings. Some also work on refrigeration systems. They apply knowledge of gas, oil, water and electrical systems, along with sound problem solving skills. Many work with sheet metal, piping and a variety of mechanical components such as motors, compressors, condensing units and evaporators.
Associate in Applied Science Degrees:
Professional Certification Opportunities:
- Section 608 E.P.A. Refrigerant Certification
- R-410 and R-407C Refrigerant Certification