Refrigeration Theory

Heating & Cooling Technician (HCT)
Course outline



In refrigeration theory the student will study the theory of refrigeration involving temperature/pressure relationship, heat transfer, sensible and latent heat, and laws of refrigeration. Students will study the mechanical refrigeration cycle, including compressors, metering devices, evaporators and condensers. Students will demonstrate and become proficient in the use of specialty hand tools and power equipment used to service, install and maintain refrigeration equipment. CREDITS: 3 (2 Lec / 1 Lab)