Apprenticeship, Trade, and Industrial: HVAC-R

VA Licensure

Nature of Work

Heating, air-conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC-R) mechanics and installers-also called technicians-install, maintain, and repair heating and cooling systems and refrigeration equipment. Technicians maintain, diagnose, and correct problems throughout the entire system. To do this, they adjust system controls to recommended settings and test the performance of the system using special tools and test equipment.

ACE Coursework

Recommended course of study.

AP08001 HVAC-R Level 1 Introduction to Professional HVAC-R 150 hours
AP08002 HVAC-R Level 2 Motors and Controls for HVAC-R 150 hours
AP08003 HVAC level 3 Trouble Shooting 150 hours
AP08004 HVAC-R level 4 For Mechanics 150 hours