Technical Vocational Certificate Programs

Learn more about HVAC and Welding Technology programs offered by Workforce Development.

HVAC

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Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating Technology, PSAV Certificate

Program Purpose: To prepare students to enter employment in the HVAC field or, for those already in the HVAC field, to continue their education. Students will be trained to become HVAC helpers, mechanic assistants, mechanics or technicians and will explore the various career options to determine what exit point best fits their needs. Students will complete the requirements to receive an OSHA 1926 - 10-hour Safety card in the first course of the program. Students will acquire the skills needed to successfully complete industry-recognized certifications, including Environmental Protection Agency certification, which in this industry is typically used for employability purposes. The program is also aligned with industry-recognized certifications provided by NCCER.

Note: This program will be offered only in Gadsden County, at the TCC Gadsden Service Center.
Note: This program will be offered only as an evening program.

Program Length: 1,350 clock hours

HAVC FAQ - Spring 2017

Admission Requirements

Standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Must be at least 17 years of age, and must turn 18 years of age before the end of the first semester in the program.

Note: Students must take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) within the first semester of enrollment in the program or present evidence of allowable substitute. In order to successfully complete the program, students must earn a score of 9.0 or higher in TABE language and reading and must earn a score of 10.0 or higher in TABE mathematics.

Academic Division: Division of Workforce Development

Financial Aid: Financial aid for the welding program is available. This program is also eligible for the Florida Prepaid program.

Bookstore: The TCC bookstore can assist you with book purchases. Bookstore Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)

See the HVAC Student Supply List for required student equipment.

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry.

Contact

Phone: (850) 201-8760
Email: workforce@tcc.fl.edu.

Welding Technology

Welding - American Helmet

Welding Technology, PSAV Program Certificate

Program Purpose: To prepare students to enter employment in the welding industry or continue their education. By successfully completing the program, students are eligible to receive an industry-recognized certificate, sit for American Welding Society (AWS) exams and receive an OSHA 1926 Safety card. The program is also aligned with industry-recognized certifications provided by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and the American Welding Society.

Program Length: 1,050 clock hours

Note: This program will only be offered in Leon County
Note: This program will only be offered as an evening program

Why Become a Welder?

Welding Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Financial Aid: Financial aid for the welding program is available. This program is also eligible for the Florida Prepaid program.

Bookstore: The TCC bookstore can assist you with book purchases. Bookstore Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)

See the Welding Student Supply List for required student equipment.

Gainful Employment Disclosure: In accordance with Federal Regulatory Citations, Institutions are required to provide information for each program that leads to gainful employment.

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry.

Contact

Phone: (850) 201-9720
Email: odonnela@tcc.fl.edu or leonardi@tcc.fl.edu