The TSTC West Texas Associate of Applied Science degree in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology requires about five semesters to complete. As a graduate of the program, you may qualify for positions with titles such as service technician, energy management technician, testing and balancing technician, sales representative or design assistant.
For those interested in entering the industry quickly, you can choose the Air Conditioning Technician certificate track. This Certificate of Completion provides focused instruction for those who want to build on their knowledge base. This certificate program takes approximately three semesters to complete.
If you're looking to enter the air conditioning and heating industry, start your education with the Air Conditioning Technician - Certificate 1 option. In only two semesters you'll gain a knowledge base that can be built upon in the future.