HVAC Installation Technician

Program Number: 31-601-2
School Year: 2020-2021
Technical Diploma (1 year)
Campus: West Bend
This program is eligible for financial aid

Learn concepts about HVAC installation and design and earn a degree in less than a year with the HVAC Installation Technician program at MPTC.

About the Program

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration jobs are in high-demand. Take advantage of this job-growth by getting started in MPTC's HVAC Installation Technician program. Students receive vast HVAC training and learn principles of air conditioning and heating installation. 

What You'll Learn

Students of this program benefit from hands-on instruction in a state-of-the-art lab and simulated construction environment. Students learn how to install and start up residential and commercial heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Students receive hands-on training in applications of refrigeration, hot water/steam heating and electric motors and controls.


Approximate Costs
Program Outcomes
Career Opportunities
Admission Process
Transfer Opportunities
Additional Information
Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Program Outcomes
  • Install residential heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
  • Commission (start up) and service residential heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
  • Install commercial heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
  • Commission (start up) and service commercial heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment.
  • Install commercial refrigeration equipment.
  • Commission (start up) and service commercial refrigeration equipment.
  • Students will obtain OSHA 10 certification as part of the program.
Career Opportunities
  • Air-Balancing Technician
  • Service Representative
  • Building Automation Specialist
  • Commercial Refrigeration Technician
  • Computer/Web Based Controls (BAS)
  • Facilities Maintenance Technician
  • Employment at an entry level includes: Testing and Balancing of Air and Water Movement; Installation; Energy Auditing; Sales
Admission Process

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    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

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    Semester 1
    601-107Electricity and Electronics HVAC3
    601-108Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Schematics2
    601-109HVAC/R Code1
    601-120Fundamentals of Refrigeration3
    601-121Refrigeration Service Techniques2
    804-107College Mathematics3
    890-101**College 1012
    Semester 2
    103-159**Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    601-122Residential Air Conditioning3
    601-123Residential Heating Systems3
    601-134Commercial Heating and Air Conditioning4
    801-136English Composition 13
    Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements30