• Program: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Course: Central Air Conditioners
  • Course #: HVAC1140
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will assist the student in developing skills for installing, troubleshooting and servicing central air conditioners.

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:
Compare condensing unit locations
Compare refrigerants
Diagram refrigerant components
Identify evaporator installation criteria
Identify lineset installation criteria
Examine air distribution system
Diagram electrical wiring
Identify thermostat location
Identify start-up proceedures
Calculate total air flow
Calculate air balancing
Repair mechanical system
Repair electrical system
Repair air flow system
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Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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