Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning/Refrigeration - Part Time Evenings


This program is designed for the student to learn the fundamentals of how the electrical circuit and components work, how the refrigerant circuit and its components work and how the airflow in a HVAC system works. The student will learn how to measure and troubleshoot airflow problems and correct them.

More importantly, the student will learn how to diagnose the electrical circuit using the correct techniques and tools. The student will learn how to troubleshoot the refrigerant circuit and how critical installation and charging is for correct operation using todays tools.

The focus of this course is residential and light commercial HVAC with an overview of other fields for familiarity.

This part-time program meets Monday-Thursday from 5:45 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Part Time
Typical Program Length
Clock Hours 1,728
Class Type Night
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,376.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
HVAC Mechanic Assistant432Certificate
Domestic Unit Repair864Certificate
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Technician1296Diploma
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician1728Diploma

Campus Locations

Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Shelbyville:
1405 Madison St.
Shelbyville, TN 37160


Air-conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA)
National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)

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