HVAC/R Maintenance Certificate

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HVAC/R Maintenance Certificate

What You Need to Know

FALL ONLY | Classes Run August – December

  • Take College Credit Courses Without the Hassle of Applying to the College
  • Traditional Classes Without the Traditional Hours
  • You Can Choose Between Individual Courses OR Complete the Whole Construction Technology Certificate
  • Classes are ONLY Available in the Fall (August – December)

Job Outlook

Wages: Entry: $19.54 – Average: $24.98 – Experienced: $40.30

What Will You Do: An HVAC technician installs, maintains, and repairs heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems in both residential homes and commercial buildings. HVAC is an abbreviation for “heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration. Someone who works in this occupation might specialize in the installation, or in maintenance and repair. Some technicians concentrate on only one type of system, either heating, air conditioning, or refrigeration, while others offer a broader range of services.

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Refunds: You may cancel your registration 24 business hours prior to the start of most classes and receive a 100% refund. If contacting outside Iowa Western Community College’s Continuing Education Department business hours, leave a voicemail and or send the department an email.  Iowa Western’s Continuing Education is not responsible for refunds if contact is not pursued via voicemail and or email.  In compliance with the IWCC policy, refunds will only be produced in the form of a check.  A check will be issued within 14 business days after refund is admitted to customer.  Refund will be sent to customer address that is labeled on file.  Certain program restrictions may apply. Contact Continuing Education for details at ce@iwcc.edu.  Cancellations: Iowa Western reserves the right to cancel any class where difficulties arise in staffing or scheduling or where a minimum enrollment is not achieved.  A full refund will be issued for all canceled classes.  Transfers/Withdrawals: Transfers may be subject to $25.00 transfer fee.  Non-attendance for a class does not constitute a withdrawal and refunds are not issued for non-attendance.  Transfers may be made up to two full business days (unless otherwise noted in the class information) prior to the start date of the class.  After that time, transfers will not be permitted and no refund will be issued.