NWCCD 2022-2023 Catalog 
  
    Feb 02, 2023  
NWCCD 2022-2023 Catalog
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HVAC 1520 - HVAC Apprenticeship I


This course is the first in a series of four classes required for the State Supervised Apprenticeship program. This course provides students with Level I basic understanding of heating, ventilation, air conditioning systems and basic construction practices and safety. These principles are the foundation of all National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) courses. Basic Construction Skill topics include safety, math, hand tools, power tools, construction drawings, rigging, communication skills, employability skills, and materials handling. Level I HVAC curriculum includes the following topics: introductions to HVAC, heating, cooling, and air distribution systems; basics of copper, plastic, and carbon steel piping practices; and soldering and brazing techniques. This course emphasizes safe work procedures and will provide students with a foundation for more technical areas of study. 
Minimum Credits: 6
Grading: Letter



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