Energy Technology — Heating and Cooling Advanced

Program Information

Degree Type: 
Certificate of Achievement

Intended for the student who would like to take the next step into the residential and light commercial heating and cooling industry, this program provides entry-level theory and hands-on experiences are provided as well as advanced courses in commercial heating and refrigeration, light commercial controls, heating and cooling mechanical codes, installation, energy management and energy system design. Students successfully completing this certificate may take ARI, Ferris State or ACCA air conditioning exams and the EPA Refrigerant Recovery exam and will be prepared to sit for the State of Michigan Mechanical Contractors Test. All courses in the certificate program may be applied to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Energy Technology — HVAC. Courses in this program may also be applied to the Energy Technology — Heating and Cooling Basic Certificate.

Minimum Number Of Credits To Graduate: 
35.0 (Including Options/Electives)

Requirements are Subject to Change

The information represented here is for the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the Program Evaluation section of WebAdvisor.

Other Information

Year Established: 
Program Code: 
Industrial Technology
Energy Technology


Industrial Technology Division • (313) 845-9656 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-172
James Elmer • (313) 317-4129 • • Technology Bldg • Room: E-164D
Career Opportunities: 
  • Energy Conservation Technician
  • Facilities Maintenance Technician
  • HVAC Service and Installation Technician
  • Representative for power equipment or instrument and control equipment found in buildings of all sizes.