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Heating and Air Conditioning Installer-Servicer - 8,000 hrs
Installs, services, and repairs environmental control systems in residences, department stores, office buildings, and commercial establishments, utilizing knowledge of refrigeration theory, pipefitting, and structural layout. Mounts compressor and condenser units on platform or floor, using hand tools, following blueprints or engineering specifications. Fabricates, assembles, and installs ductwork and chassis parts, using portable metalworking tools and welding equipment [Duct Installer (construction; mfd. buildings.) 869.664-014]. Installs evaporator unit in chassis or in air duct system, using hand tools. Cuts and bends tubing to correct length and shape, using cutting and bending equipment and tools. Cuts and threads pipe, using machine-threading or hand-threading equipment. Joins tubing or pipe to various refrigerating units by means of sleeves, couplings, or unions, and solders joints, using torch, forming complete circuit for refrigerant [Pipe Fitter (construction) 862.281-018]. Installs expansion and discharge valves in circuit. Connects motors, compressors, temperature controls, humidity controls, and circulating-ventilation fans to control panels and connects control panels to power source [Electrician (construction) 824.261-010]. Installs air and water filters in completed installation. Injects small amount of refrigerant into compressor to test systems, and adds Freon gas to build up prescribed operating pressure. Observes pressure and vacuum gauges and adjusts controls to ensure efficient operation. Tests joints and connections for gas leaks, using gauges or soap-and-water solution. Wraps pipes in insulation batting and secures them in place with cement or wire bands. Replaces defective breaker controls, thermostats, switches, fuses, and electrical wiring to repair installed units, using electrician's hand tools and test equipment. May install, repair, and service air-conditioners, ranging from fifteen to twenty tons cooling capacity, in warehouses and factory buildings and be designated Air-Conditioning Mechanic, Industrial (any industry).
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Program NameProgram HoursSponsorRegionDistrict
0637Builders Association of North Central Florida Master Trades Committee GNJ
FL013060003
8000Gina Hill 1Alachua
0637Lee County BoCC Apprenticeship Program, INJ
FL201973670
8000Marion Osborne 4Lee
0637MARS CDC Apprenticeship Program for Men and Women GNJ
FL201972311
8000Brenda Hill-Riggins 4Dade
0637Nassau Building Trades Apprenticeship Council GNJ
FL201871351
8000Tammy Roberts 1Nassau
0637Nassau County Board of County Commissioners IJ
FL013091932
8000Douglas Podiak 1Nassau
0637Northeast Florida Builders Association GNJ
FL008730002
8000Christina Thomas 1Duval
0637Peaden Pro Academy, INJ
FL201973335
8000Pat Daul 1Bay
0637The College of the Florida Keys Apprenticeship Program GNJ
FL201871225
8000Megan Perez 4Monroe