Refrigeration and Air Conditioning - Certificate of Achievement

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
James Anderson: 313-845-6351,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-164K

Program Description


Provides the student with the basic principles of industrial refrigeration and air conditioning, with an emphasis on the function and design of each of the major system's components used in today's facilities.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Develop safe working habits with advanced technology tools & equipment.
  2. Apply digital skills in the application of different advanced technologies.
  3. Apply quantitative skills in the application of different advanced technologies.
  4. Demonstrate technological literacy of different advanced technologies through vocabulary, terminology and applications
  5. Develop appropriate communications tools and strategies for different advanced technological applications.

Admission Requirements

Additional Program Requirements

Complete a minimum of 40 additional credit hours in courses required within your specialization.

Program Requirements


RTI (Related Training Instruction)
Employer specific document that details HFC courses needed to meet employer knowledge and skill requirements and fulfills HFC degree or certificate requirements.

Minimum Total Credit Hours
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.