Career Technical Education » Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

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 wage range per hour of $17.50 to $18.00.

Textbook, workbook, EPA Test Prep Manual, and EPA Test fee are included in the program's cost.  Tools and meters are not included but will be required for labs.

Next Class: 01/08/2024 to 05/30/2024
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 HSD program.
  • Must be physically fit to climb on ladders

Class Schedule

Days Time Location
M - Th 8:00AM-1:00PM
Rm 21 (Lecture)
Rm 22 (Lab)
M-Th 4:30PM-9:00PM
Rm 21 (Lecture)
Rm 22 (Lab)

Bassett Adult School is an Eligible Training Provider in the State of California and is a partner with EDD, TAA/ TRA, Department of Rehabilitation, Workman’s compensation and CSAAVE, California State Approving Agency for the Veteran Education.


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, orientation appointments are available as needed. Call us at (626) 931-3102.