HVAC Technician Program
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
(Currently available at the Houma and Lafayette campuses only)
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the demand for HVAC technicians is expected to grow by 34% between now and 2020. Since the heating and cooling industry is one of the fastest-growing in the nation, now is the perfect time to enroll in the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) Technician Diploma Program at Blue Cliff College.
Blue Cliff’s HVAC technician training program provides dedicated students with the advanced knowledge and practical skills that are needed to obtain entry-level employment in this lucrative trade. Students will learn how to inspect, repair, and maintain HVAC/R systems; how to connect systems to fuel and water supply lines, air ducts, and other components; and how to install electrical wiring and controls and test for proper operation. Topics of studies include:
- Residential and commercial heating and cooling fundamentals
- Electrical systems
- Blueprint reading
- Residential and commercial refrigeration and freezers
- EPA Certification
- Domestic air conditioning and refrigeration appliances
- Industry standards and regulations
- Indoor air quality standards
- Evaporators, compressors, condensers, and expansion components
- …and more
The usual completion time for the HVAC Technician 900 clock-hour program is nine (9) months for the day program, and twelve (12) months for the evening program. Upon completion of the HVAC training program, graduates will be awarded a diploma in Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning and be prepared to take the EPA Clean Air Act, Section 608, Type I Certification Exam. Licenses, certifications, and work experience offer HVAC technicians the chance to prove their skills and to advance their careers and earnings. If you are driven towards this career path, Enroll now
The HVAC Technician Program is available at the following campus locations:
Blue Cliff College – Lafayette
A Branch of Metairie
120 James Comeaux Road, Lafayette, LA 70508 | (337) 269-0620
Blue Cliff College – Houma
A Branch of Metairie
803 Barrow Street, Houma, LA 70360 | (985) 601-4000
How Can I Find Out More About This Career?
For more information about a career as an HVAC Technician, please visit the U.S. Department of Labor’s O*NET website. The Standard Occupational Code (SOC) for the career 49-9021.01 and the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) code for this program is 47.0201. Or contact Blue Cliff here
What Is the Total Cost of the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technician Diploma Program?
The current tuition for a student completing the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technician Diploma Program in normal time is $13,815. The additional cost for books, supplies, and graduation fees is $1,550 (for a total cost of $15,365).
Financial Aid for our HVAC program is available
Contact us today for more information about our HVAC Technician Diploma Program.
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