HVAC & Basic Refrigeration Training
Start Building Your Future
McCann School of Business and Technology’s comprehensive Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Basic Refrigeration program prepares you for a career as an HVAC professional. We combine classroom-style education with simulated on-the-job hands-on learning to prepare you for what a career servicing a variety of different types of equipment will be like once you graduate. With enrollment starting on a rolling basis every 5 weeks and programs that can be completed in 10 months, your dream career is in your near future! By the end of our program, you’ll be prepared to sit for the EPA Section 608 Technician certification.*
Diploma: 50 Credit Hours, 10 Months. Allentown, PA.
*MCCANN does not guarantee third-party certifications. Certification requirements for taking and passing certification examinations are not controlled by MCCANN but by outside agencies and are subject to change by the agencies without notice to MCCANN. Therefore, MCCANN cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take certification examinations, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
What you'll learn
- Air Conditioning
- Electrical Systems
- Heating & Heat Pumps
- Technical Customer Service
- Business Communications
- Equipment Repairs
What is NCCER?
Why is NCCER important to you?
Earning NCCER’s industry-recognized credentials means you, having undergone approved training, and have met the standards set by the NCCER. Your universally recognized credentials in your craft represent a national portability of your skills.
Additionally, NCCER manages credentialing and certification through its Registry System, which assists craft trainees and professionals by maintaining their records in a secure database.
NCCER also drives multiple initiatives to enhance career development and recruitment efforts for the industry, primarily through its Build Your Future initiative.
Why is NCCER important to employers?
Many organizations and companies track the qualifications of their craft professionals and possible new hires through NCCER’s Registry System. Those with NCCER credentials may be more desirable to potential employers.
Career Options for HVAC & Basic Refrigeration
Still unsure if HVAC & Basic Refrigeration is the program for you? Let’s walk through some of the main tasks and day-to-day routine of what it looks like to be an HVAC & Basic Refrigeration technician.
*McCann cannot guarantee employment or salary.
- Prepping and ensuring job site safety
- Performing HVAC installs and removals
- Connecting and changing electrical wiring
- Testing for carbon dioxide and monoxide
- Following complex blueprints
- Performing diagnoses using diagnostic tools
- Troubleshooting systems
- Performing tests and analyzing results
- Performing repair work while maintaining site safety
- Verifying systems have been fully repaired
- Listening and understanding customer needs and concerns
- Clearly communicating the issue and solutions to the costumer
- Explaining complex and intricate pricing
- Accurately pricing out time needed for repair
Start Your Career in HVAC Refrigeration
Learn more about how to jumpstart your career in HVAC and Basic Refrigeration today!