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Effective Term:
Summer 2014 through Winter 2023
Course Number:
FMT 210
Course Title:
Basic HVAC/R Installation & Techniques
Credit Hours:
2
Lecture Hours:
10
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
30

Course Description

Introduces basic application of HVAC/R installation and techniques. Integrates code requirements and practical field installations; including sheet metal, piping, and venting.

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