What is Air Conditioning Technology
The Air Conditioning Technology program offers the training needed for a career in the heating & cooling industry. Electrical components, trouble shooting, duct design, and the understanding, application, and safe handling of gasses are included in this curriculum. Convenient online coursework and hands-on, evening labs provide skill sets highly recommended by employers. Computer assistance is available to those unfamiliar with online learning.
What are my career choices?
Qualified air conditioning technicians are in high demand in all parts of the region. Graduates can find jobs in a variety of industrial, manufacturing, commercial, and other areas.
What are my degree, diploma, or certificate options?
- Environmental System Repair Helper
- Environmental Control System Servicer
- Refrigeration Mechanic
Air Conditioning Technology has no special admission requirements. Students completing the Environmental System Repair Helper certificate are eligible to sit for the National EPA Certification Examination.
Students majoring in Advanced Integrated Technology, specializing in the Air Conditioning Technology certificates, may be eligible for a $500 Kentucky Coal Academy scholarship and an Applied Technology Scholarship for up to $700 each semester, for unmet need.
Length of Program
You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.