The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Institute will prepare you to work in commercial, industrial and residential environments. You will learn blueprint reading, AC and DC circuit structure, programmable thermostats, schematic and pictorial wiring diagrams, heat transfer systems, compressors and condensers, and basic refrigeration. This high-tech training will prepare you to earn seven nationally-recognized certifications through HVAC Excellence.


Through the Ivy Institute, students will enroll in five 8-week sessions in which they will earn the following certifications:

  • HVAC Excellence: 608
  • HVAC Excellence: Gas Heat
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • HVAC Excellence: Electrical
  • HVAC Excellence: AC
  • HVAC Excellence: Green Awareness
  • HVAC Excellence: Heat Pump

How to Apply

The Ivy Tech Institute of Technology is a selective program. Applicants need to complete the following steps before being admitted into the Ivy Institute of Technology:

  1. Apply to Ivy Tech Community College and complete the enrollment steps.
  2. Contact the Program Chair.
  3. Complete the Ivy Institute Application and submit it to the person listed at your campus of choice below.


The Ivy Institute HVAC program is offered at the following campuses. If you have questions, click on your campus below for contact information.

East Central region (Muncie campus)
Gary Grider
765-289-2291 ext. 1422

4301 South Cowan Road
Muncie, IN 47302-9448

Southern Indiana region (Sellersburg campus)
Rex Brown
812-246-3301 ext. 4727

8204 Highway 311
Sellersburg, IN 47172