Heating, Ventilation, A/C & Refrigeration Technology

Take hold of your future as an HVAC/R technician where the essential tasks you perform daily have the power to create optimal and sustainable conditions for the people you serve.

The 2-year program at Perry Tech covers electrical/refrigeration fundamentals, direct digital controls, residential/light commercial systems, commercial/industrial refrigeration, industrial heating and cooling, motor controls, variable frequency drives, industrial boilers, oxyacetylene torches/welding.  Plus, students have the opportunity to participate in a hands-on externship where they can invaluable work experience prior to entering the workforce.

Graduates may be credited with one year or 2,000 hours toward the certification exam for the 06A HVAC/R Specialty Electrical License by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries. From keeping food stored at the correct temperature to controlling the climate in a home or business, there are several avenues for you to pursue.  Get a jump start now and be on your way to a rewarding career.

Prepare to earn certifications in:

  • Universal R-410A Safety
  • OSHA Safety
  • EPA 608, 609 Refrigerant
  • Green Mechanical Systems
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Indoor Air Quality

Start your career in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology by scheduling your tour today!

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Students in the HVAC/R program have the opportunity to earn an Associate of Applied Science degree from YVC along with their PTI certificate. For more information, Click Here

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2 Year Program

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  • Electrical/refrigeration fundamentals
  • Direct digital controls
  • Residential/light commercial systems
  • Commercial/industrial refrigeration
  • Industrial heating and cooling
  • Motor controls
  • Variable frequency drives
  • Industrial boilers
  • Oxyacetylene torches/welding
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2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903

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