Heating, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Technician


Course List

Term 1

COM-1113: Workplace Communications

This course focuses on skills required in any organization or position: writing business documents, responding to realistic scenarios, and speaking in an organized and vibrant manner. Students will practice professional communications skills by producing, revising, and editing short business documents and engaging in verbal interactions and presentations.

OHS-2012: Health & Safety

The graduate of this course will have a good understanding of safety aspects of the law, the legal responsibilities of the workplace, and his/her own legal rights and responsibilities, as well as work processes and procedures being used in present-day industry. This course will give them a basic understanding of the Occupational Health & Safety Act and its associated Regulations, and an understanding of health and safety issues in an industrial setting.

HVA-1504: Fundamentals of Refrigeration

HVA-1716: Gasfitter 3: Codes and Work Practices

MTH-1084: Mathematics for Electrical Circuits

This course reviews and develops topics in basic computation, measurement, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and linear functions, emphasizing their electrical applications.

GED-XXX3: General Education Elective

Term 2

HVA-2154: Heating I

HVA-2157: Gasfitter 3: Electrical, Piping and Venting Systems

HVA-2504: Fundamentals of Refrigeration II

HVA-2042: Welding and Pipefitting

JSS-1001: Job Search and Success

This course is designed to give the student an understanding of how to conduct a job search and how to succeed in the work place. This includes self-reflection, effectively designing a cover letter and resume, online job searches utilizing social media, behavioural based interviewing as well as marketing oneself effectively in a job interview. Job safety, successful work strategies and harassment and discrimination plan of action is also discussed.

ELC-1232: Introduction to Electrical Code

GED-XXX3: General Education Elective

GED-XXX3: General Education Elective

Academic Break

Academic Break

Term 3

CPL-1049: Co-op Work Term (optional)

Co-operative education provides students with the opportunity to apply classroom learning to the workplace, undertake career sampling and gain valuable work experience that may assist students in leveraging employment after graduation. For further information regarding co-op, please refer to: https://www.lambtoncollege.ca/co-op_and_career/

Term 4

HVA-3504: Fundamentals of Refrigeration III

HVA-3031: Safety and Material Handling

HVA-3214: Gasfitter 2: Advanced Piping, Building Systems and Appliances

HVA-3229: Gasfitter 2: Electricity and Controls

HVA-3233: Gasfitter 2: Gas Pressure Controls and Gas-Fired Refrigeration

Term 5

HVA-4162: HVAC Building Automation

HVA-4503: Fundamentals of Refrigeration IV

HVA-4243: Gasfitter 2: Conversion Burners, Water Heaters and Combination Systems

HVA-4254: Gasfitter 2: Forced Air Systems

HVA-4265: Gasfitter 2: Hydronic Systems and Venting II

HVA-4274: Gasfitter 2: Air Handling, Space Heaters and Appliances

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