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By attending day or evening classes at one of our campuses, you can become a certified HVAC graduate of Vista College in less than one year* thanks to our streamlined program.

What Does Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Involve?

  • Installing HVAC systems
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting HVAC systems
  • Removing HVAC equipment from service
  • Repairing HVAC equipment
  • Evaluating and recommending HVAC equipment
  • Installing air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration products for appliance dealers
  • Working as a maintenance person in buildings that have HVAC systems

The demand for skilled technicians to service heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems is growing. With many people and businesses turning to more efficient systems and alternative energy sources, employers are looking for prospects who will earn their EPA certification to handle refrigerants. They also want people who can keep up with the steady introduction of energy-efficient HVAC equipment. Our HVAC classes will prepare you to be well-rounded in all things heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.

At Vista College, our HVAC Diploma program is NCCER certified. This means students get access to numerous benefits, including earning third-party industry-validated credentials through NCCER upon earning their diploma. Exam and performance testing scores are also entered into NCCER Registry systems allowing potential employers to track qualifications.

*Successful, Full-time enrollment is required to achieve stated completion dates.

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Learn skills that will last a lifetime from experienced HVAC trainers!

With our diploma program, you’ll learn valuable skills from leaders in the HVAC industry. Our real-world, hands-on training is designed to provide you with skills and knowledge that will benefit you throughout your career. The program instructors are NCCER-certified.  After you gain a few years of field experience as an HVAC technician, you may be able to pursue work in a supervisory position or even open your own HVAC company.

Your real-world, hands-on education in a skilled craft that is in high, and growing, demand will train you in:

  • Basic Refrigeration
  • Basic Electricity and Magnetism
  • Brazing, Soldering and Piping
  • Sheet Metal Fabrication and Duct Systems
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Commercial HVAC
  • Commercial Refrigeration

We are driven by your success and want to help you launch an exciting and rewarding career.

As a graduate, you also benefit from our career services assistance, including resume preparation and interview coaching to help you land that dream job.

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