Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

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The mission of the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) program at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is to deliver high-quality education and training that:

  • prepares a skilled Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning workforce
  • meets or exceeds the standards of the HVAC Excellence accreditation
  • provides affordable access to higher education,
  • builds and strengthens our communities.

This program provides all of the skills necessary to gain meaningful employment as an entry-level Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) technician.

Our students obtain extensive hands-on experience in the repair, maintenance and installation of a wide variety of heating, air conditioning and ventilation systems.

Both residential and commercial systems are covered to provide students with a wide variety of experience. Classes in HVAC are taught by lecture and followed by appropriate laboratory experiences, building both hands-on and application skills. The HVAC program will provide the opportunity for students to complete Industry Competency Residential and Light Commercial Competency Exams.

The HVAC program and curriculum at EICC is fully accredited by HVAC Excellence. It is the only HVAC program in the state of Iowa to receive this accreditation.

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HVAC Student Handbook (PDF)

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Locations: Scott Community College

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