Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Students may take the HVAC program as either a curriculum (college credit) program or a continuing education (non-credit) program. Successful completers of either program are eligible to take the NATE certification exam.
Heat Pump Technology $181.60 5 PM- 9 PM M/W 5/23-7/25 Rm 168
Certified Production Technician
Certified Production Tech $180* T 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM W 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM 6/21-8/9 Rm 136
*$60 one time fee to test and $40 fee per test
The Welding program provides students with the skills necessary to pursue one or more welding certifications and to exit the program prepared for employment as a welder. The first courses listed in our current schedule are designed to serve both the beginning students and those with some experience. Introduction to Welding: MIG, TIG, & Stick This course teaches the fundamentals of welding and cutting and covers safety, oxyacetylene welding, torch cutting, arc welding, and MIG and TIG welding. By the end of the course, students should have entry-level knowledge of the welding process and depending upon individual ability, advance to Intermediate Welding or the Certification Preparation course.
Intro to MIG, TIG, & Stick $201.60 7 AM-2:30 PM MT 5/23-8/2 Rm 171
Intro to MIG, TIG, & Stick $201.60 6-10 PM MTW 5/23- 8/3 Rm 171
Intro to MIG, TIG, & Stick $201.60 7 AM-2:30 PM MT 6/21-8/2 Rm 171
This course covers the safe and efficient use of welding tools and techniques to repair and maintain industrial machinery. The course emphasizes the fabrication of guards and brackets, welding of dissimilar metals, structural welding, out-of-position welding, MIG welding, SMAW welding, air-arc welding, various grinding and cutting tools, shears, breaks, and rollers.
Specialized Welding $201.60 7 AM-2:30 PM MT 5/23-8/2 Rm 171
Specialized Welding $201.60 6-10 PM MTW 5/24- 8/3 Rm 171
Welding Certification Prep $201.60 7:30 AM-12:30 PM S 5/28-7/30 Rm 171
This course is designed to prepare students for the American Welding Society’s welding certification. This course is open only to experienced welders or students who have successfully completed the MCC Introduction to Welding course. The instructor holds certifications from the American Welding Society (AWS), American Society for Mechanical Engineers, American Petroleum Institute. The instructor is a Certified Welding Inspector and Certified Welding Educator through AWS. Students can take certification test welds in the class with the instructor.