Program Placement Rate:

100%

Source 2016-17 Dunwoody Career Services Annual Report

HVAC Installation & Residential Service

Prepare for a career in the HVAC installation industry—working in a wide array of fields, including residential, commercial, and industrial—with a degree in HVAC Installation & Residential Service.

30.2

Job Inquiries Per Graduate

Source 2016-17 Dunwoody Career Services Annual Report

Accredited by HVAC Excellence

2 Years

Graduates earn an associate of applied science degree

DAYTIME CLASSES ONLY
AND ON CAMPUS ONLY

Facilities

Sheet Metal Lab Facilities

Sheet Metal Lab

Learn how to develop, fabricate, and install ducts and fittings.
  • Zone system for creating wiring mock ups and three installation trainers for hooking sheet metal, A-coils, venting, gas piping, and electrical to furnaces
  • Shears, punches, lockformers, edgers, folders and formers for cutting, forming and finishing ductwork and fittings
  • 5 hand-operated sheet metal bending machines
  • 3 solder stations and 2 spot welders
Residential Heating and Air Lab

Residential Heating & Air Conditioning Lab

Learn about the various types of furnaces and air conditioners used to heat and cool residential buildings.
  • 6 high efficiency condensed force air furnaces and 14 mid-efficiency force air furnaces, all using diverse ignition systems
  • 6 low efficiency furnaces using standing pilot and electronic ignition systems
  • 6 oil-burning, high pressure gun furnaces that use primary control/cad cell ignition
  • 3 electric forced air furnaces; 2 have PC board control; 1 uses sequencers
  • 6 mid-to-high efficiency central air conditioners and 10 low-to-mid efficiency central air conditioners
  • 5 air-to-air heat pumps using all fuel kits to interface with fossil fuel furnaces
  • 1 air handler hooked up with supply ductwork

Motor Lab

Learn the fundamentals of the types of motors used in the HVAC field.
  • 10 various permanent split capacitor 120 and 240 volt motors
  • 10 various split phase 120 and 240 volt motors
  • 8 various capacitor start 120 and 240 volt motors
  • 10 various shade pole-style 120 and 240 volt motors

Electrical/Thermal Science Lab

Learn the basics of electrical and thermal science.
  • Breadboards for electrical experiments and controls
  • Equipment for BTU transfer, gain, and loss experiments
  • A diverse array of air balancing testers and tools