Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
Contact: Nick Morgan, Institute Manager - 240.629.7902 Career & Academic Planning Services: Jefferson Hall J200 - 301.846.2478 CEWD Registration: Jefferson Hall (J-113) -
Contact: Nick Morgan, Institute Manager
This is a Continuing Education & Workforce Development (CEWD) program. Most CEWD programs do not require an application, and students may register online. Explore all available options and register today at frederick.edu/QuickEnroll. Select courses may require the completion of a placement test or a pre-requisite course prior to registering. For those courses, online registration is unavailable. If you need further assistance, please contact the CEWD registration office at 301.624.2888. Browse Courses & Register View tuition and payment information for CEWD courses here. Financial assistance opportunities are available, including scholarships and payment plans – contact the CEWD Registration Office at [email protected] or 301.624.2888 for details.
This is a Continuing Education & Workforce Development program. While CEWD courses do not provide academic credits, participants experience affordable, flexible, and rewarding programs, with select courses offering industry recognized training for licensure and career certification at the state and national level. For related academic credit programs, see Building Trades.
Students receive an overview of basic thermodynamics and refrigeration theory and practice brazing, soldering and electrical troubleshooting. Students also have an opportunity to earn an EPA-608 certification (CFC card), a Federal requirement for all persons working with regulated refrigerants in the HVAC industry. Upon successful completion, students have the necessary skills and an advantage in this high-tech, fast-paced trade.

Successful completion of this non-credit program can result in eligible academic credit conversion.
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Frederick County Public School students may receive free tuition through Dual Enrollment at FCC for all courses.  Fee and book scholarships may be available for select programs. Students should speak with their high school counselor first if they plan to enroll in an FCC workforce development course or program.



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Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
$47,610.00/yr • +15%*
*Median pay, projected job growth or decline from 2014-2024. Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition
Advising: Jefferson Hall J200 • 301.846.2478 Registration: Jefferson Hall J113 •