Refrigeration, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the Refrigeration certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for employment in the refrigeration industry. The student demonstrates his or her ability to work in maintenance departments, cold storage facilities, school districts, and for private contractors. The student demonstrates sufficient experience to recover, evacuate and charge simple refrigeration systems and pass an EPA test to work in the refrigeration industry.

Minimum Units Required: 34

Recommended Sequence:

First Semester

Units

MECH 030A

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

3

MECH 031A

Air Conditioning Components and Circuits

6

ELEC 030

Fundamentals of Electricity

5

Second Semester

MECH 030B

Intermediate Refrigeration

3

MECH 031B

Air Conditioning Troubleshooting

6

MECH 032A

Air Conditioning Control Circuit Analysis

3

Third Semester

MECH 032B

Refrigeration Control Circuit Analysis

3

MECH 060

Metal Trade Layout and Forming

5

Each course must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.

Minimum Units 34