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HVA 1241 HVAC Installation Techniques & Practices

Basic practices required for new installation and replacement of HVAC equipment including an introduction to sheet metal skills, and copper and black pipe plumbing. Hands-on skills and code requirements will be stressed along with good safety practices. Includes installation of a complete residential HVACR system. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: HVA 1201

Course Outcomes
  • Describe and demonstrate the safe use of common sheet metal shop tools.
  • Complete requirements for OSHA 10- hour construction safety card.
  • Describe and demonstrate the safe use of sheet metal and hand tools.
  • Demonstrate safe and proper techniques for measuring, cutting and threading black pipe and soldering copper.
  • Install a functioning residential HVACR system.
  • Locate and state applicable code requirements and list resources required for a proper installation.
  • Perform simple sheet metal layout procedures.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 6 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: HVAC-R Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Not currently offered this term