2022-2023 Catalog 
    May 29, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Energy Technology, AAS

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Graduates of the Energy Technology program are trained in the job skills necessary for employment as an entry level HVAC/Electrical technician in both commercial and residential fields. These fields include leading edge technologies such as geothermal, solar PV installation, and solar thermal systems. Graduates will find employment in various industries and service sectors as HVAC technicians or electricians.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the knowledge of safe working practices and procedures.
  2. Demonstrate and understand reading of blue prints and building design, and schematic.
  3. Demonstrate and understand the installation of HVAC units for both residential and commercial, Loads and calculations.
  4. Demonstrate and understand troubleshooting techniques.
  5. Gain knowledge of the National Electrical Code.
  6. Gain an NCCER certification in Electrical and start the HVAC NCCER.
  7. Gain the ability to Communicate and demonstrate good working practices with other workers.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates can expect find as entry level or apprentice HVAC technicians or electricians in the residential or commercial construction industries or as industrial maintenance technicians.

Program Requirements

An academic advisor will review your preparation in Mathematics and English with you. You’ll be guided to appropriate preliminary coursework to give you the greatest chance of success in this program.

For Further Information, Contact:

Jerry Ramey

Bryce Shular

Matthew Rose, Dean

Program of Study

First Year Fall

Students Are Eligible for NCCER Level 1 Electrical

Eligible for Building Performance Institute Level 1

Second Year Spring

Total Program Credits: 67

Notes and Additional Curriculum Options

Course substitutions may be available. Please see an advisor for more information.

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