Prerequisite: HET 107
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU
This course is designed to familiarize the student with the heavy equipment’s heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems, and prepare them for an entry level technician in this field. Topics covered include environmental and safety practices, thermodynamic principles, refrigeration systems, engine cooling and heat sources, service and troubleshooting procedures. Automatic systems, service equipment, contamination issues and the rules of AQMD/EPA will also be covered. During the course, students will be given the opportunity to earn their certification license (EPA Rule 1411).
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921