This introductory course provides an overview of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) systems in residential and commercial settings. Students will gain knowledge of heating and cooling principles, standard safety practices in the industry and selecting refrigerants according to their properties. Other topics presented in the course include determining the appropriate refrigerant level and repair/troubleshooting techniques. Emerging technologies in the HVACR industry such as computer monitoring control systems and air quality management will be introduced. Lab fee required.
Terms Typically Offered:Spring, Summer
Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes
for the term.
The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide
Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public
institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.