24 Week HVAC and Facilities Maintenance Technician Program
This program focuses on key areas and principles of HVAC, electrical and plumbing: residential and light commercial electrical and refrigeration system operation and troubleshooting, climate control systems, residential and light commercial plumbing, solar panel installation and a basic overview of system applications.
We break this course down into six sections.
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Course Goals and Outcomes
Facilities Maintenance HVAC Course 1 is a great option for those looking for foundational positions in the heating and cooling Industry or Facilities Maintenance.
Those who complete this course will be US/EPA Section 608 certified and may perform foundational jobs such as a HVAC/R or Facilities Maintenance technician.
How it Works
This 24-week (6 month) course is a 480 hour training program that is broken down into 50 percent instruction and 50 percent hands-on learning experiences. Students who participate in this course receive grades based on individual and group projects and attendance.
This course will aid in the preparation for the participant’s US/EPA certification test and provides greater opportunities for future employment.
DeHart Technical School offers flexible instruction times, because many of our students work while attending.
The following course times are available:
This section will cover safety, tools and soft skills, electrical and meters, solar system integration and codes, solar operations and solar panel installation.
This section will cover refrigeration, heat transfer, thermal law, superheat, subcooling, brazing, recovery, vacuum, charging, review for the EPA test and EPA testing.
This section will cover electrical motors, loads and controls, wiring diagrams, ladder and pictorial troubleshooting.
This section will cover UPC code, safety, sizing and operation, flue, combustion air, gas, basic heating operation, controls and safeties, wiring diagrams and troubleshooting, and water heater operation.
This section will cover facility electrical safety, facility electrical and NEC code (article 200).
This section will cover facility plumbing safety, water heaters, understanding plastic and copper piping, beginning basic cast iron pipe, understanding brazing, flaring and swaging copper tubing, and sweating and fitting copper tubing.
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Why DeHart Technical School?
Students of our programs earn certifications and master HVAC, Refrigeration and Facilities Maintenance, Electrical, and Plumbing Industry Skills that make them highly valuable to employers with many getting job offers before they have even graduated.
Flexible Class Times
Most students work while going to school, classes start every month with morning, afternoon, and evening sessions available Monday-Friday.
Job Placement for Life
Career assistance doesn’t stop once you graduate from DeHart Technical School. Our graduates enjoy assistance with job skills and placement for life.
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