2022-2023 College Catalog

Heating and Air Conditioning Installation Technician TCC

Heating and Air Conditioning Installation Technician TCC (Major Code: HAA1)

Program Description

The Air Conditioning Technology Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in the air conditioning industry. Learning opportunities develop academic, occupational, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of air conditioning theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Air Conditioning Technology diploma and have the qualification of an air conditioning technician.

Career Information


Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 13.2% nationally and 15.2% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $35,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Norman Johnson

Chair, Air Conditioning and Welding


Office: Academic Building C2207D



Cedrick Haney

Air Conditioning Instructor

Office: Academic Building C2200



Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 1 term

Credit Hours: 12

Estimated Program Cost: $3,170

Required Courses

Occupational Courses - (12 Credits)

AIRC 1010Refrigeration Principles and Practices


AIRC 1030HVACR Electrical Fundamentals


AIRC 1060Air Conditioning Systems Application and Installation


Total Credit Hours: 12


Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to apply principles and practices to HVACR systems.
2. Graduates will be able to install HVACR systems.
3. Graduates will be able to troubleshoot, service, maintain and repair electrical components and systems.