Air Conditioning Electrical Technician (ACK1) Technical Certificate of Credit
(Embedded in the Air Conditioning Diploma)
The Air Conditioning Electrical Technician TCC prepares students in the air conditioning area of study to acquire competencies in electricity related to installation, service, and maintenance of electrical systems.
Entrance date: Each semester
Program admission requirements:
Minimum Test Scores
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Credits required for graduation: 12
|Courses 12 credits|
|AIRC 1030HVACR Electrical Fundamentals
This course provides an introduction to fundamental electrical concepts and theories as applied to the air conditioning industry. Topics include AC and DC theory, electric meters, electrical diagrams, distribution systems, electrical panels, voltage circuits, code requirements, and safety.
|AIRC 1040HVACR Electrical Motors
Prerequisite: AIRC 1030
This course provides the student with the skills and knowledge necessary for application and service of electric motors commonly used by the refrigeration and air conditioning industry. Topics include diagnostic techniques, capacitors, installation procedures, types of electric motors, electric motor service, and safety.
|AIRC 1050HVACR Electrical Components and Controls
Provides instruction in identifying, installing, and testing commonly used electrical components in an air conditioning system. Topics include: pressure switches, transformers, other commonly used controls, diagnostic techniques, installation procedures, solid state controls, and safety.
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