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Green HVAC Residential

                 Green HVAC Residential Certificate of Achievement
Green HVAC Residential Certificate offers the students the opportunity to learn the academic, occupational, communication, and technical training skills needed by entry level technicians in the residential Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) industry. Students completing this certificate will develop multiple skills that include real-world knowledge of: Air conditioning and refrigeration theory and application, equipment tools, systems and components, duct and envelope testing, fundamentals of motors and capacitors, interpreting electrical diagrams, air supply and delivery, system evacuation and charging, troubleshooting, equipment service and installation, energy conservation, design, and safety. This curriculum was developed in collaboration with several community colleges and industry partners to provide a path to various residential Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) career areas.   
 
Advisors: 
George Brown gjbrown@collegeofthedesert.edu; 760-568-3238
Ramiro Galicia rgalicia@collegeofthedesert.edu; 760-674-7833 
Dept. No. Title Units
Required Courses:
ACR 60 Air Conditioning & Refrigeration I 3
​ACR 61​ Air Conditioning & Refrigeration I ​3
ACR 64 Air Conditioning & Refrigeration  Electricity I 3
​ACR 65​​ Air Conditioning & Refrigeration  Electricity II 3​
​ACR ​75 ​HVACR Systems Design ​3
​ACR ​77 ​Energy Conservation Methods for HVACR ​3
​ACR 78​ ​Safe Refrigerant Handling & Management 3​​
​ACR 80​ ​Gas Heating ​ 3​​
​ACR ​83 All Weather Heating & Cooling Systems ​3
CERTIFICATE TOTAL 27