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HVAC/R Technician - (voucher included)


Prepare for industry certification in this in-demand, growing field

The University of Central Missouri HVAC/R Technician (Voucher Included) certificate program prepares you to take several entry-level HVAC/R certificates including all 17 HVAC Excellence Employment Ready Certificates, the EPA 608 and the NATE Ready-to-Work Certificate. Students completing the course will receive a voucher package for the HVAC Excellence Ready Certificate exam and EPA 608. The course is designed for individuals with minimal experience in this field and will prepare you to launch a career in this growing, high-paying area. Average salary for this occupation is approximately $48,400 with an estimated new jobs 1,273 expected over the next five years. Through this program, students earn an industry-recognized certificate and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.

UCM certificate cost icon   $2,895
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Online, self-paced course with open enrollment

Contact hours icon    330 hours  Prerequesites checklist icon   High-school diploma or GED recommended.


Self-paced online training provides you with the tools you need to be successfulman-working-on-equipment

This comprehensive program encompasses heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration. It is specifically structured to prepare technicians to successfully pass industry-recognized exams and to enrich the skills of installers and technicians who are just beginning in the industry.


What you will learn

  • Heat, temperature and pressure
  • Matter and energy
  • Refrigeration and refrigerants
  • General safety practices
  • Tools and equipment
  • Tubing, piping and fasteners
  • Calibrating instruments
  • Automatic control components and applications
  • Troubleshooting
  • Electric motors
  • Commercial refrigeration
  • Air-conditioning



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