HVAC- Program Competencies

  1. Students are able to safely and properly install and service typical HVAC systems including distribution systems and controls.
  2. Students are able to perform system design, layout and material estimates with consideration of energy efficiency, green technology and code principles.
  3. Students are able to communicate technical information in writing and verbally i.e. written documentation of work performed and describing technical HVAC problems using accepted trade terminology.
  4. Teamwork – Function effectively as a member of a technical team.
  5. Identify and Solve Problems – Identify, analyze, and solve narrowly defined technical problems.
  6. Communication – Apply written, oral and graphical communication skill in both technical and non-technical environments; identify and use appropriate tech literature.
  7. Lifelong learning – Understand the need for , and engagement in, self-directed continuing professional development
  8. Professional/Ethical/Diversity – Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities, including a respect for diversity.
  9. Quality, Continuous Improvement – Demonstrate a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.