Residential Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic - 313D

Mohawk College Certificate
This apprenticeship program covers the required in-class training for the Residential Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic trade.
Overview

Program Highlights

  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • "Earn while you learn" training model, combining on-the-job and in-school training
  • In-school training lead by faculty and staff who are experienced, licensed journeypersons
  • You may qualify for income support while in school through Employment Insurance Canada benefits or training allowance

What you'll learn

  • Workplace health and safety
  • Applied trade mathematics
  • Engineering drawings and documentation
  • Trade practices
  • Mechanical cooling cycle fundamentals, components and accessories
  • Electrical and electronic fundamentals
  • Pipe joining, welding, brazing and soldering
  • Installation and system start-up procedures
  • Applied psychometrics
  • Prints and heat load calculations
  • Air distribution systems and accessories
  • Electrical and electronic control systems
  • Rigging and hoisting
  • Commissioning

Program Structure

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Accessible description of the apprenticeship program format

Start: Find an employer or sponsor for your training. 

Register: Register with Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU)

Level 1: Complete the on the job and in-school requirements.

Level 2: Complete the on the job and in-school requirements.

Completion: Become a Journeyperson by successfully completing the certificate of qualification (C of Q) Exam. 

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Admission

Offers of classroom training are issued by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to registered apprentices who are members in good standing with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT).

Please contact your Employment and Training Consultant at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to add Mohawk College as your school preference.

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Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills

This apprenticeship program consists of 4,500 hours:

Opportunities

Opportunities

Your future career options:

  • Residential Air Conditioning Systems Mechanic
  • Installer
  • Field Service Technician
  • Designer

Where you can work includes:

  • Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
  • Machinery Manufacturing
  • Trade Contracting

Opportunities for grads:

  • Certificate of Qualification (C of Q)

Course Overview & Descriptions

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Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

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Multiple Intakes

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