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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-601-1
Approximately Less Than 1 Year to Complete
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Industrial refrigeration space

Refrigeration Essentials Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Service Technician
Refrigeration Technician

Refrigeration Essentials Programs

The WITC HVAC/R program and pathway programs operate out of a state-of-the-art facility on our Superior campus. Through partnerships with Trane USA, Snap-On Tools and the National Coalition of Certification Centers, WITC trains students to work with light commercial and residential refrigeration and air conditioning systems. As a student, you can leave with credentials in multiple National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) certifications and EPA Section 608 Technical certification. 

The Refrigeration Essentials program will allow you to complete coursework in Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Basic Mechanical Fundamentals, along with Principles of AC/DC and Applied Technical Math 1. This program can be completed in one semester (16 weeks). Upon successful completion, you will be prepared to test for the EPA Section 608 Technical Certificate and NC3 certifications. 

Refrigeration Essentials Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Northwood Tech Refrigeration Essentials at Northwood Tech