The Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning/Refrigeration (HVAC-R) 2 program is designed to prepare students for employment or advanced training in the heating, air conditioning and refrigeration and ventilation industry. The student should obtain EPA certification prior to completion in order to be employed in any job that requires work with refrigerants. This program is designed to train the student in the basic theory, fundamental principles, and the practical applications which develop the knowledge and skills necessary for entry into the basic industry service and installation occupations.
The program was awarded a national accreditation by the ESCO Institute in 1999. Lively Technical College is an approved testing site for the E.P.A. Section 608 Freon Certification and R410A Safety Certification. The program has an active advisory committee that works closely with the Externship Program to provide students valuable field experience upon completion of the course study. The program is accredited by HVAC Excellence through 2022.
Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning/Refrigeration (HVAC/R) 2 · C400100/C400200 · 600 Hours
|OCP||Course Number||Course Title||Course Length||SOC Code|
|A||ACR0049||Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating Mechanic 2||250||49-9021|
|B||ACR0044 or ACR0045||Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating Technician OR Refrigeration Mechanic||350||49-9021|
|$1,608.00||Florida Resident Tuition ($2.68 x 600 hours)|
|$371.36||Bookstore Costs ($99.00 if student has books from HVAC 1 program)|
|$90.00||Registration Fee ($45.00 per semester x 2)|
|$100.00||Facility Usage Fee ($50.00 per semester x 2)|
|$400.00||Lab Fee ($200.00 per semester x 2)|
|$415.00||Miscellaneous Fees (Tool kit/t-shirt paid during first semester only)|
|$50.00||Ready Exams ($25.00 per semester x 2)|
|Total Costs $3,034.36|