Enter into the fast-pace, fast-growing field of Heating and Cooling by earning your Certificate from our Climate Control Technology program. With faster than average expected job growth in the HVAC/R industry, Northwestern Tech. can help jump start your future by preparing you for an exciting career in various specialties ranging from Heating and Air Conditioning Technicians, Industrial and Building Maintenance Apprentices, Refrigeration Service Technicians, Appliance Repair Technicians, and Hydronic Heating System Installer.
Coursework for the Climate Control Technology program includes:
Electrical Theory and Application: Students will be prepared for electrical-related HVAC/R work, and to establish an electrical foundation for advanced courses in heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to read a schematic diagram, understand electrical circuits, use a multi-meter, and understand the electrical order of operation of heating and cooling equipment.
Heating: This coursework prepares students to perform tasks associated with the operation of heating systems. Focusing on both theory and application in teaching students basic service and maintenance techniques of residential heating systems and their accessories.