Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration

hvacLearn about the Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Technology program and check out Career Coach or contact Career Services for additional career information.

Possible job titles for graduates

Corresponding Holland Code

Heating and Air Conditioning Mechanic and Installer


Refrigeration Mechanic and Installer


Home Appliance Repairer


* Holland Codes describe occupations' general characteristics and people's interests. Look for careers that fit your interests. If you do not know your Holland Code, contact Career Services to inquire about career assessment.

Necessary abilities and qualities

  • Mechanical knowledge
  • Customer service skills
  • Engineering and technology aptitude
  • Listening, troubleshooting, and repair skills
  • Extent flexibility (working in physically awkward positions)
  • Manual and finger dexterity
  • Problem sensitivity (detect and tend to existing and possible future problems)
  • Dependability & Integrity
  • Initiative & Cooperation

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