• Program: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Course: Commercial Ice Making Machines
  • Course #: HVAC2030
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

Students in this course will learn about the machines that make ice for commercial applications. Cube and flake processes will be covered. This course involves advanced electrical and refrigerant troubleshooting procedures.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Analyze refrigerant pressures
Analyze Ice production times
Analyze Ice cube quality
Adjust floats
Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical components
Troubleshoot air and water flow problems
Troubleshoot freeze cycle
Troubleshoot termination controls
Recharge or replace refrigerant

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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