This course is suitable for Students with little or no knowledge of refrigeration systems, and those looking to improve their skillset or explore the trade. Refrigeration System Fundamentals is a combination of in class lectures, shop practical’s, and online learning. The Student will learn about the components of a refrigeration system, how the components work together to create an operating system. The shop portion will teach the student how to install measuring devices on an operating system to determine system operating parameters. The Student will have online access to course material.
HVAC 0145 - CFC Emissions in Refrigeration (may be taken concurrently) and a good understanding of English, both written and spoken.
Textbook Requirement: Refrigeration Air Conditioning Technology with Mind Tap. Students are required to have access to a computer with internet access. Steel toed boots and safety glasses are required for the shop portion of this course.
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Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.
Textbook Requirement: Refrigeration Air Conditioning Technology with Mind Tap. Students are required to have access to a computer with internet access. Steel toed boots and safety glasses are required for the shop portion of this course. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
This section is only available for registration starting Wed, Feb 21 at 9:00 am (PST)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:
Recognize and understand the operation of refrigeration system components
Recognize and understand the operation of refrigeration systems
Connect refrigeration manifold gauges and temperature probes
Measure and understand temperatures and pressures of an operating system
Complete and understand the basic refrigeration cycle worksheet
Effective as of Winter 2017
Books & Supplies
The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and
stationery. Please visit
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Books for Winter 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT
online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering
you are considering.
BCIT Burnaby Bookstore
If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance
Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology
John A. Tomczyk, Eugene Silberstein, William C. Whitman, William M. Johnson
Packaged & Collated
No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course.
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