Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning / Refrigeration (HVAC)
The HVAC Program
The HVAC program is a 36-week program that combines essential areas of knowledge with an abundance of hands-on training on our real HVAC training equipment. You’ll develop skills in brazing, cutting, soldering, welding, and working with motors. And you’ll gain a working knowledge in the principles of heat, energy, and pressure; electrical systems and components; commercial environmental systems; commercial refrigeration; HVAC system design; and refrigeration systems.
The HVAC Field
As an HVAC technician, you’ll be a key player and a major contributor to the comfort of those in homes, businesses, hospitals, office buildings, factories, and other settings. You’ll have the extensive working knowledge necessary for the successful operation, maintenance, and repair of residential and commercial systems. And you’ll work in a rapidly growing field. In fact, the need for HVAC technicians is expected to grow by 34 percent through the year 2020.*
The Summit Difference
As a student at Summit, you’ll benefit from an extensive range of support and personalized instruction. Our campus features modern facilities and resources. You’ll learn from accomplished faculty who bring real-world experience into the classroom. You’ll have access to free tutoring services, a state-of-the-art computer lab, and the Learning Academy, a supervised, quiet facility that’s open five days a week and offers you access to the most current test bank practice questions to help support your academic success.
You’ll also benefit from a rich abundance of career service support, including resume assistance, mock interviews and workshops.
*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics
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