PCC/ CCOG / FMT

Course Content and Outcome Guide for FMT 210

Course Number:
FMT 210
Course Title:
Basic HVAC/R Install
Credit Hours:
2
Lecture Hours:
10
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
30
Special Fee:
 

Course Description

Introduces basic application of HVAC/R installation and techniques. Integrates code requirements and practical field installations; including sheet metal, piping, and venting. Prerequisites: (FMT 112 or TE 9238); (FMT 102 or APR 132 or TE 9243) Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

  • Perform basic sheet metal operations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of HVAC/R installation and code requirements
  • Demonstrate proper hand tool usage and maintenance
  • Demonstrate proper safety techniques
  • Demonstrate knowledge of piping and venting
  • Demonstrate installation of HVAC accessories

 

Course Activities and Design

Lectures center on applications and operation of HVAC equipment. Lab focuses on installation and start up of different types of HVAC/R equipment including sheet metal piping and venting.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

Procedures will be discussed at the first class session and the instructor's grading policy will be referenced on the class syllabus.

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)

  • Perform basic sheet metal operations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of HVAC/R installation and code requirements
  • Demonstrate proper hand tool usage and maintenance
  • Demonstrate proper safety techniques
  • Demonstrate knowledge of piping and venting
  • Demonstrate installation of HVAC accessories