Saturday, April 19, 2014

Academics

 

Air Conditioning Technology

The Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree and a Certificate of Achievement in Air Conditioning Technology prepare skilled workers to install, service, troubleshoot, and repair residential heating and cooling systems.

For further information please contact Dennis Soukup at (702) 651-4792.


Academic Counseling

  • Students with declared majors in Applied Technologies, your dedicated counselor is: Robert Arrieta — Office: Cheyenne 1238G & Henderson B130K (Mondays only).
  • To schedule a counseling appointment, go to https://csn.mywconline.net/

Spring 2014 Schedule of Classes

On-line Registration

 

AC 100 - Technician Certification Review

A lecture course to prepare students for certification exam, devoted to all aspects of EPA regulatory requirements under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act. 0.5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24532 4001 S 08:00AM to 05:00PM HEND HNMOD1-101 SCHNURR 8 Feb 8 Feb
24533 4002 S 08:00AM to 05:00PM HEND HNMOD1-101 SCHNURR 12 Apr 12 Apr

 

AC 102 - Introduction to HVAC Electrical Theory and Application

This course covers electrical safety, basic electrical math, elementary circuit diagram reading and drawing, and motor theory. Labs cover: assembly and wiring techniques, and the use of electrical meters. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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29079 2001 MW 05:10PM to 07:40PM CHEY CYN142 STAFF 21 Jan 18 May
24545 4001 MW 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNA114 COPE 21 Jan 18 May
24546 4002 MW 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNA114 COPE 21 Jan 18 May
24547 4003 TTh 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNA114 GRAZZINI 21 Jan 18 May
24548 4004 TTh 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNA114 GRAZZINI 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 103 - Introduction to HVAC Mechanical Theory and Application

This course covers mechanical and electrical safety, basic mechanical math and physics, the refrigeration cycle, system components, enthalpy, and psychrometrics. Labs cover: recovery, evacuation, leak testing, charging, and system measurements. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24534 2001 MW 07:50PM to 10:20PM CHEY CYN142 CARTER 21 Jan 18 May
29080 4001 MW 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNMOD1-101 STAFF 21 Jan 18 May
24535 4002 MW 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNA111 STAFF 21 Jan 18 May
24536 4003 T 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNA110 SPEECE 21 Jan 18 May
Th HNA109
24537 4004 T 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNA110 SPEECE 21 Jan 18 May
Th HNA109

 

AC 106 - Residential Gas Heating

Types of gas furnaces, troubleshooting, function of controls, repair of mechanical controls, combustion efficiency tests, piping techniques, proper ventilation and combustion will be covered. Prerequisites: AC 102, 103. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24549 4001 TTh 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNA111 ARMIJO 21 Jan 18 May
24550 4002 TTh 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNA111 ARMIJO 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 110 - Intermediate HVAC Electrical Theory and Application

This course covers intermediate level electrical diagram drawing and interpretation, enthalpy and psychrometrics, and specialized system components for resistance heat HVAC. Labs cover: wiring of various control circuits, and system measurements. Prerequisites: AC 102, 103. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24551 4001 MWF 06:00PM to 09:30PM HEND HNA109A GREENE 21 Jan 15 Mar
24558 4002 TTh 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNA109A GREENE 21 Jan 18 May
24563 4003 MWF 08:30AM to 12:00PM HEND HNA114 PARENTE 21 Jan 15 Mar

 

AC 111 - Heat Pumps

This course covers heat pumps and their operation. It will teach various defrost methods including time temperature, demand, air switch and other defrost controls. Charging methods will be covered which include superheat, weigh-in and dial-a-charge. The course will also include compressor change-out methods and advance wiring. C.O.P., E.E.R., SEER rating and design points of heat pumps are covered. Prerequisite: AC 110. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24543 4001 MWF 06:00PM to 09:30PM HEND HNA109A GREENE 17 Mar 18 May
24553 4002 TTh 07:50PM to 10:20PM HEND HNMOD1-101 GREENE 21 Jan 18 May
24564 4003 MWF 08:30AM to 12:00PM HEND HNA114 PARENTE 17 Mar 18 May

 

AC 114 - Heat Load and Duct Design

The course will teach heat gain and loss using the J-Manual and worksheets. Students will be taught to do calculations on microcomputers. Also included in this course are the factors affecting system design and design procedures using Manual-D. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24554 4001 TTh 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNC114 BALLARD 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 115 - Troubleshooting

This course will teach recommended service and diagnostic procedures for air conditioning systems. This will include general troubleshooting procedures for both refrigeration and electrical systems. Prerequisite: AC 111. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24544 2001 MW 05:10PM to 07:40PM CHEY CYN132 BALLARD 21 Jan 18 May
29083 4001 TTh 05:10PM to 07:40PM HEND HNMOD1-101 STAFF 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 116 - Copper Fundamentals

Silver braising, Oxy-Acetylene equipment, use of copper tubing, swagging, flaring, bending, and proper cutting techniques in air conditioning applications will be covered. 1 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24538 4001 F 06:00PM to 09:00PM HEND HNA111 NEAD 7 Feb 28 Feb
24539 4002 S 09:00AM to 12:00PM HEND HNA111 NEAD 8 Mar 5 Apr

 

AC 120 - Air Conditioning Sheet Metal Fabrication

This course covers basic sheet metal layout, as it applies to the Air Conditioning industry. Areas covered include cutting and bending sheet metal, computing size requirements, plenums and straight fittings. Labs will include hands-on work on the Brake, Shear and Pittsburg machines. 3 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24555 2001 F 06:00PM to 09:00PM CHEY CYN140B PUTMAN 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 198 - Special Topics: Low Pressure Boilers Control

This course prepares students for all necessary operations and boiler preventative maintenance procedures necessary for employment in central plant operations. Subjects to be covered include operation, safety, water treatment, control devices used with hot water boilers, low pressure boilers and power boiler systems. 3 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24560 2001 Th 06:00PM to 09:00PM CHEY CYN140B NESTMANN 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 198 - Special Topics: Prof in HVAC Customer Serv

This course introduces a methodical approach to problem resolution to HVAC service professionals (dispatchers, technicians, owners). It is also designed to contain, qualify an correct various problems with good and bad outcomes. This course instructs students to focus on their communication skills prior to using technical expertise. 1 Credit.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24540 2002 S 01:00PM to 03:00PM CHEY CYN132 SOUKUP 12 Apr 26 Apr

 

AC 198 - Special Topics: Gas Heat Pumps II

This course is a continuation of Gas Heat Pumps I. During the course, the student will learn how to properly service and maintain Gas Heat Pumps. Included in the course will be the identification of all GHP components, an in-depth look into the engine and refrigeration systems, advanced controller functions and operation, basic troubleshooting of GHP systems, and the maintenance of the systems. Also included will be the replacement of major components. When the student completes this course, they will have a complete understanding and the confidence to accurately and competently perform service on GHP units. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24559 4001 S 08:00AM to 01:00PM HEND HNA109A RICCARDI 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 202 - Commercial Refrigeration II

Follow-up course to AC 200 - Commercial Refrigeration I. Course covers sequence of operation, application, troubleshooting, repair cleaning and preventive maintenance techniques of various types of ice making equipment in­cluding flaked, cubed and crushed ice machines. 5 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24556 2001 MW 07:50PM to 10:20PM CHEY CYN132 SOUKUP 21 Jan 18 May
24557 2002 S 08:00AM to 01:00PM CHEY CYN132 NESTMANN 21 Jan 18 May

 

AC 211 - Transport Refrigeration

This course covers maintenance, diagnosis, and repair of trailer mounted refrigeration systems. Proper refrigerant handling, EPA regulations and certifications are covered and students will be prepared for any required certification processes. Prerequisite: DT 165 or instructor approval. 2 Credits.

Call # Section Day(s) Time Campus Room Instructor Begin
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24541 2001 S 08:00AM to 01:00PM CHEY CYT116 VENTURA 5 Apr 3 May

 

(Posted 15 Nov 2013)
This schedule of classes is accurate at the time of posting, but is subject to change without notice.
Check On-line Registration for current listing of classes.


Air Conditioning Technology Graduates
Class of 2013 — Congratulations!

  • ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE
    • Brandon M. Boushy
    • Arnulfo Castaneda-Ramirez
    • Ibrahin Delgado
    • Arnulfo D. Jauregui
    • Joseph Kerkos
    • Monty D. Kilgore
    • Albert Rodriguez
    • Michael Scott Ruesch
    • Mario Saenz
    • Glenn Timme
    • Joseph Waterman
  • CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT
    • Getu B. Bedada
    • Carlos Eduardo Bolanos
    • Hugo Gutierrez
    • Humberto Lopez
    • David A. Nead II

(Page updated 15 Nov 2013)