HVAC is a hands-on program. If you are mechanically inclined and enjoy repairing and maintaining machines, then you should consider this pathway. In this program, you will learn:
Employment and admission to specialty training programs can be competitive. To increase your chances, do your best in all high school classes. The following courses will help prepare you for the HVAC career program, further education and training, and a career in the HVAC industry:
All career and salary information is cited from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The typical student is one who enjoys hands-on learning. Successful students have the patience and attention to detail that are necessary to solve problems, and they can work on projects independently or with other students. They take initiative, check their work as needed, and stay on task without constant supervision. Safety is a primary focus in the HVAC program, and students must follow guidelines to keep themselves and others safe.
Upon completion of this program, you’ll be prepared for entry-level employment in the HVAC industry. You may also continue your education in 2- and 4-year postsecondary degree programs or enter the military.