HVAC & Refrigeration Technology
Lakeshore High School
Career Opportunities Include:
- HVAC Installer
- HVAC Technician
- HVAC Commercial Technician
The heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration technology program prepares students for a technical service career in residential or light commercial/industrial environmental systems. The student will study the mechanical and electrical/electronic systems involved in contemporary
environmental controls. The HVAC& R certificate program prepares the individual for basic, entry-level employment in the residential and/or light commercial heating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration service industry. The essentials of the mechanical and electrical systems of contemporary air-conditioning, heating, and refrigeration systems are addressed throughout the
The first year will consist of HVAC and Refrigeration 1.
The second year will consist of HVAC and Refrigeration 2.
- Shop Safety
- Hand Tools
- Blue Print Reading
- Power Tools
- Basic Electricity
- Soldering & Brazing
- HVAC Installation
- HVAC Trouble Shooting
Heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers work on heating, ventilation, cooling, and refrigeration systems.
The median annual wage for heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanics and installers was $48,730 in May 2019.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics