Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
Heating and Air Conditioning Technicians must continually adapt to changing technology within the industry. The combination of increased commercial and residential units along with more sophisticated machinery ensures that repair and maintenance technicians will have employment opportunities well into the future. The Continuing Education courses at WCC are designed to prepare you to succeed in this industry. Average salaries for these positions in Eastern North Carolina range from $12.00 to $19.50 an hour and may vary regionally.
Courses available: Introduction to Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, EPA Refrigeration Re-certification, HVAC Code Preparation (H3) License
Average Class size: 8 - 12
Things to Consider: Job prospects in the field are anticipated to grow significantly in Wayne County and surrounding counties. Classes are available for those interested in learning about the industry and those currently working who are seeking certification.
Department phone: 919-735-5151, ext. 219