HVAC Residential Installer


Take your first step to a career in the Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) industry. Students completing this certificate will be prepared to work as entry-level residential furnace and air conditioner installers.

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Students will learn the theory of residential heating and cooling through extensive experience in a hands-on lab setting and lectures. The program provides all necessary tooling needed to gain proficiency in technical skills.

A Quality Education

This is the first of three certificates that can be completed as students work toward an HVAC/R Associate in Applied Science degree.

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Students can get involved in the ICC chapter of SkillsUSA which helps students become world-class workers, leaders and responsible citizens.

Career Opportunities

HVAC Installer


12 Months

if Full Time

2 Semesters
16 Total Credit Hours

What if I attend part-time?

Our Student Success Advisors help with an academic plan that works for you.



+ supplies & fees

Based on 2024-25

What financial assistance can I receive?

Find the plan right for you by connecting with our Financial Aid office.


12 Students

average per class

Small class sizes mean more individual attention and a higher rate of success.

View the College Catalog to see a complete list of classes for this program.

Community college students who transfer to four-year schools perform as well as – or even better than – their peers who come directly from high school.

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How Do I Get Into the HVAC Residential Installer Program?

The growing emphasis on energy efficiency and sophisticated control systems is likely to increase the demand for trained residential HVAC installers. Talk to an Admissions representative to learn how to get started.

  1. Complete our quick admissions application. It’s free and easy!
  2. Apply for financial aid (FAFSA).
  3. Apply for ICC Scholarships. Just 1 application for over 600 scholarships.
  4. High school courses in math, welding, blueprint reading, and computer-aided drafting are helpful for this program.
  5. Customer service and mechanical skills, along with good physical stamina and strength, are beneficial.

What Can I Expect As an HVAC Residential Installer Student?

Additional Opportunities

Workforce Equity Initiative

This initiative focuses on developing our area’s workforce by providing participants with a credential and a living wage. It addresses high demand-careers and targets low-income individuals, those living in high crime and high poverty areas, unemployed individuals and minorities.

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