Course Code: GES772
Learn about to what to expect in the course and the industry.
Study measurements, heat energy, pressure, gas works, air works, and more.
Cover atomic theory, basic circuits, parallel circuits, and power.
Understand alternating currents, resistive and inductive loads, capacitors, resistance, and transformers.
Explore heat energy and comfort, properties of air, psychrometrics, total heat in air, moving volumes, and air flow measurements.
Complete the course by learning about basic refrigeration cycles, condensation, condensers, expansion, metering devices, evaporation, compression, and how to measure the normal cycle.
|I.||101 HVACR Fundamentals|
|F.||Introduction to the Industry|
|II.||111 HVACR Electrical DC Theory Plus|
|III.||112 HVACR Electrical AC Theory Plus|
|B.||Loads, Resistive and Inductive|
|IV.||121 HVACR Systems Air Properties|
|A.||Heat Energy and Comfort|
|B.||Properties of Air|
|D.||Total Heat In Air|
|E.||Measuring a Heavy Invisible Moving Volume|
|F.||Air Flow Measurement|
|V.||141 HVACR Refrigeration I|
|A.||Basic Refrigeration Cycle Physics|
|B.||Condensation and Condensers|
|C.||Expansion and Metering Devices|
|D.||Evaporation and Evaporators|
|E.||Compression and Compressors|
|F.||Measure the Normal Cycle|
|A.||OSHA 10 Requirements|
|B.||OSHA 10 Card|
|C.||Features and Benefits|
Chris Compton has over 35 years of experience in the HVACR field as a technician, contractor, and instructor. He is certified at the Installation and Service level in five of the NATE certifications. He has been selected as a Top 10 Outstanding Trade and Industry Educator in the U.S. by the Association of Career and Technical Education. Compton received the Imperial Award from the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) and is a Certificate Member Specialist (CMS) of RSES.
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.
North American Technician Excellence, (NATE) is the top nonprofit certification program for HVACR (heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration) professionals. Those who earn a NATE certification, are required to pass challenging, knowledge-based tests to prove their competence in various areas of HVACR. NATE certifications allow you to show that you have real-world knowledge of HCAVR topics and are recognized by employers around the country. It offers credentials in both general and specialty areas—after all, there’s almost no limit to the things you can learn in the HVACR industry. NATE’s certified courses are an excellent way to pursue your goals as an HVACR professional.
Yes, ed2go courses are completely online. However, keep in mind that not all certifying bodies or industry-specific certifications are recognized internationally. Please review your country’s regulations prior to enrolling in courses that prepare for certification.
Yes. The NATE Core Service Exam. This is the first of a two-step process to obtain NATE Certification. The second step would be to select a specialty and test in the specialty area upon completion of the CORE Exam.
This course is open enrollment, so you can register and start the course as soon as you are ready. Access to your course can take 24-48 business hours.
This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive six (6) months to complete the course.
The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact your Student Advisor to help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
You may be assigned with an instructor or team of industry experts for one-on-one course interaction. Your support will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our instructors are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach. You will be assigned to an Advisor for academic support.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Completion.
This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
ed2go courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements. Financing is available from select schools. Learn more: https://www.ed2go.com/career/financial-assistance
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