HVAC: Basic Refrigeration and Charging Procedures
Credential: Basic Refrigeration and Charging Procedures, ESCO Institute

This course will cover information concerning refrigerant pressures, states and conditions, and how they apply to the refrigeration system. Additionally, information concerning vapor pressures, sub-cooling, superheat, saturation, latent heat, and sensible heat will be explained and applied to the refrigeration cycle. Basic system components, their functions and applications are included. The textbook for this class is the Basic Refrigeration and Charging Procedures manual (ISBN: 1-930044-13-5) from the ESCO Institute and is available in the BCCC bookstore. Students will have the opportunity at the end of class to sit for the ESCO Institute exam for Basic Refrigeration and Charging. Students will log into www.escotesting.com on the night of testing and pay a $15.00 test fee separate from their registration fee. Test fees are subject to change per ESCO Institute. Register & pay online.

8:00am-5:00pm Saturday October 5
Fee: $75
8 hrs Section #34546 BCCC Building 8, Room 822

HVAC: Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Level 1
Credential: Core & Level 1 HVAC, NCCER

This course covers the NCCER Core and HVAC Level 1 curriculums. The NCCER Core Curriculum focuses on Basic Safety, Introduction to Construction Math, Introduction to Hand Tools, Introduction to Power Tools, Construction Drawings, Basic Rigging, Basic Communication Skills, Basic Employability Skills, and Materials Handling. The HVAC Level 1 curriculum focuses on Introduction to HVAC, Trade Mathematics, Basic Electricity, Introduction to Heating, Introduction to Cooling, Introduction to Air Distribution Systems, Basic Copper and Plastic Piping Practices, Soldering and Brazing, and Basic Carbon Steel Piping Practices. The textbooks include the NCCER Core Curriculum Trainee Guide 5th ed. (ISBN: 978-0-13-413098-9) and the NCCER HVAC Level 1 Trainee Guide 5th ed. (ISBN: 978-0-13-518509-4) and is available in the BCCC bookstore. Register & pay online.

6:00pm-9:00pm Mon & Thurs August 5-December 2
Fee: $186.25
96 hrs Section #34037 BCCC Building 11, Room 14 & BCCC Building 7, Room 701

HVAC: Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Level 2
Credential: EPA Section 608, ESCO Group/Level 2 HVAC, NCCER

This course will continue building upon the skills learned while taking the HVAC Level 1 class. This course will focus on Alternating Current, Compressors, Refrigerants and Oils, Leak Detection Evacuation Recovery and Charging, Metering Devices, Heat Pumps, Basic Maintenance, Chimneys Vents and Flues, Sheet Metal Duct Systems, Fiberglass and Fabric Duct Systems, Commercial Airside Systems, Air quality Equipment, and Introduction to Hydronic Systems. The textbooks include the NCCER HVAC Level 2 Trainee Guide 5th ed. (ISBN: 978-0-13-518512-4) and is available in the BCCC bookstore. Students will have the opportunity at the end of class to sit for the EPA Section 608 exam. Students will log into www.escotesting.com on the night of testing and pay a $25.00 test fee separate from their registration fee. Test fees are subject to change per ESCO Institute. Register & pay online.

6:00pm-9:00pm Mon & Tues August 4-November 26
Fee: $186.25
96 hrs Section #34038 BCCC Building 11, Room 15 and Building 7, Room 701

HVAC: Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Level 3
Credential: Employment Ready (System Diagnostic and Troubleshooting), ESCO Group/Level 3 HVAC, NCCER

This course will continue building upon the skills learned while taking the HVAC Level 2 class. This course will focus on Fasteners, Hardware and Wiring Terminations, Control Circuit and Motor Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting Cooling, Troubleshooting Heat Pumps, Troubleshooting Gas Heating, Troubleshooting Oil Heating, Troubleshooting Accessories, Zoning, Ductless, and Variable Refrigerant Flow Systems, Commercial Hydronic Systems, Steam Systems, Retail Refrigeration Systems, and Customer Relations. The textbooks include the NCCER HVAC Level 3 Trainee Guide 5th ed. (ISBN: 978-0-13-518-510-0) and is available in the BCCC bookstore. At the end of class, students can sit for an Employment Ready exam for System Diagnostics and Troubleshooting. Students will log into www.escotesting.com on the night of testing and pay a $25.00 test fee separate from their registration fee. Test fees are subject to change per ESCO Institute. Register & pay online.

6:00pm-9:00pm Tues & Thurs August 6-November 21
Fee: $186.25
96 hrs Section #34039 BCCC Building 7, Room 701

For more information or to register, please contact:
Continuing Education Registration & Records Clerk
Phone: 252-940-6375
Email: continuingeducation@beaufortccc.edu