Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR)
Heating, Air, Refrigeration (HVACR)

About Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (HVACR)

Learn the basics of this highly specialized industry, including the mechanics, circuits, controls and programmable controllers used in residential and commercial applications. In the installation year, you'll apply mechanical code to the planning and installation of systems and learn how job costing is done. And in the service year, you'll learn system design, refrigeration and hot water systems and the important role this industry has in environmental protection.

Key Highlights


  • Help plan and install an HVAC system in an actual home which the Applied Construction program builds
  • Get a close-up look at different systems across the community through a series of field trips
  • Learn to fabricate and solder pipe used in these systems
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Habitat House

 

Students installing the HVAC system in a Habitat for Humanity house in Grand Rapids.