Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC-R)
As a student in the HVAC-R program, you’ll learn the basics of Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration systems that provide climate control to our homes, production environments, and work and indoor public spaces. You will engage in project-based learning activities that focus on heating, cooling, and refrigeration systems, pipefitting, ventilation and ductwork. Students are introduced to basic safety practices, hand and power tool identification and usage (including state-of-the-art press technology), piping and plumbing basics, as well as the fundamentals of electricity.
This CTE program is available at:
Sample Career Pathways for HVAC-R Graduates (Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
|Job Title||Projected Job Growth Through 2028||Average Yearly Salary|
|Sheet Metal Worker||11,400||$50,400|