Heating, Ventilation, AC/R

Certificate of Achievement in HVAC/R

The Certificate of Achievement in HVAC/R morning students can complete this degree in two semesters. Students learn skills such as fabrication and joining techniques, basic refrigeration, heating, air conditioning, commercial refrigeration, electrical fundamentals, HVAC/R controls, and design of HVAC/R systems. In addition, students test for the EPA license. This field is a high-demand field in mid-Missouri.


Offered Mondays through Fridays, morning cohort from 8 a.m.–11:40 a.m., at ECC-Union campus.

Instructor: David DeArmond

Contact: 636-649-5821 David.DeArmond@eastcentral.edu

Program Eligibility

  • Open to High School Seniors only.
  • Students with a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) or higher must be approved by counselor only.
  • Students with a 2.50 – 2.99 GPA must be given a written recommendation by a counselor or principal, as well as a parent or guardian signature to participate.
  • Students with a GPA below 2.50 are not eligible to participate.


Course Location

ECC Business and Industry Center
42 Prairie Dell Rd.
Union, MO 63084


Tuition and Fees

  • See Tier 1 Tuition & Fees.
  • Book Estimate for Program: $240.00
  • Tool Kit from Bookstore: $356.00


Ready to enroll? Contact 636-584-6588 or admissions@eastcentral.edu.