Career Technical Education » Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)

This course is short term vocational training designed to prepare the student in the fundamentals of refrigeration and air conditioning. Students will learn to diagnose service, install and repair residential and commercial refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Students will learn safety, necessary tools, and the use of diagnostic instruments used in the field. Students will also prepare and test for an EPA 608 Universal Certification.  This program requires 324 hours and has a median wage of $17.78.
This course is articulated with Mt San Antonio College HVAC department for students who wish to pursue higher education in the rewarding career of refrigeration and air conditioning. EPA Section 608 Universal Exam 2015-2018, we have a 90% pass rate.
Textbook, workbook, EPA Test Prep Manual, and EPA Test fee are included in the program's cost.  Tools and meters are required for labs.
Next Class: August 12 to December 19, 2019.  
Enrollment Requirements:
  • Must be at least 18 years old prior to the start of the class
  • Valid California Drivers License/ Identification Card
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED or be co-enrolled in an HSC program.

HVAC Class Schedule

Days Time Location Instructor
M - Th 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Rm 21 (Lecture)
Rm 22 (Lab)
Rojo & TBD
Bassett Adult School is an Eligible Training Provider in the State of California and is authorized by EDD, TAA/ TRA, Department of Rehabilitation and the State approving agency for the Veteran Administration.
VA Facility Code: 15-0162-05
State Provider ID: 2684
HVAC State Course Code: 47020111000005

Training may be free for those who qualify. 


For more information please attend an orientation held Wednesdays at 10 AM. No appointments required, or call us at (626) 931-3102.