Transport Temperature Control Technician

Program Overview

The Transport Temperature Control Technician technical certificate of credit program is designed to prepare individuals for entry-level positions in the Temperature Control Industry.  The individual should be capable of installing, repairing and servicing mobile refrigeration, heating, cooling and temperature control units.

Students may enter the Temperature Control Technician technical certificate of credit program any semester.  A full-time student can complete this program in 2 semesters.  To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 30 semester credit hours.

Career Traits/Requirements

Individuals wanting to enroll in the Diesel Electrical/Electronic Systems Technician program must have good eyesight, manual dexterity, hand eye coordination, critical thinking skills, problem solving skills, math skills, and the ability to apply technology to the work environment.

Offered at the Following Campuses/Delivery Mode

  • South Campus (Dublin)

Salary Potential

$25,000.00 – $75,000.00

Program Costs

Tuition & Fees: $3,662.00
Books & Supplies: $1,000.00

(Costs are estimated and are subject to change.)

Employment Opportunities

Graduates can find employment in the Temperature Control industry.  Instruction and practical application of learned skills provide a broad occupational background which appeals to prospective employers.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit a completed application and application fee;
  • Be at least 16 years of age;
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Meet assessment requirements by taking the entrance placement test. In lieu of the placement test, official scores on COMPASS, ASSET, SAT, ACT, PSAT or GED may be substituted.

Curriculum

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Course Overview

  • OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
  • AIRC1005Refrigeration Fundamentals4 credit hours90 contact hours
  • AIRC1010Refrigeration Principles and Practices4 credit hours90 contact hours
  • DIET1000Introduction to Diesel Technology, Tools, and Safety3 credit hours80 contact hours
  • DIET1010Diesel Electrical and Electronic Systems7 credit hours210 contact hours
  • DIET2140Introduction to Mobile Temperature Control3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • DIET2141Transport Temperature Control Certification3 credit hours45 contact hours
  • Select One of the Following DC Courses:
  • IDFC1011Direct Current I3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • IDSY1101DC Circuit Analysis3 credit hours50 contact hours
  • ELTR1010Direct Current Fundamentals3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • Select One of the Following AC Courses:
  • IDFC1012Alternating Current I3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • IDSY1105AC Circuit Analysis3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • ELTR1020Alternating Current Fundamentals3 credit hours60 contact hours
  • Credit Hours: 30