ACR0930-R - Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship Co-op (First Year) (PSAV)
475 clock hours
This course provides related technical instruction and hands-on experience in which students attain basic field knowledge of the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry, including identification of parts of a blueprint, mechanical and architectural drawings, use of basic drafting tools, drawing simple prints and sketches, size calculations using basic formulas, and ability to discuss the Florida Energy Code and make calculations using the Code. This on-the-job portion of the program may be repeated for credit. Specific job skills must be identified on a job-skills plan. The second semester of this course includes use of Manual J, safe use of equipment and tools, operating principle of different fans, proper use of equipment to check air flow, and the relation of air distribution to duct sizes and design.