Commercial Air Conditioning – APP

The Commercial Air Conditioning Apprenticeship Program is sponsored by the Heartland Air Conditioning Apprenticeship Committee. Program completion requires that you perform 640 hours of related class training and 8,000 hours of on-the-job training (OJT). Related class training hours may count toward completion, but OJT hours are not recorded until you are indentured to a participating employer. The Commercial Air Conditioning Apprenticeship program is a selective admission program restricted to individuals who are employed in the air conditioning industry and are working for a participating employer. Prospective students who are currently working for a participating employer in this area are encouraged to apply for selection to the Apprenticeship Committee before August of each year. For more information call 863-453-2250. This program is registered with the Florida Department of Education and is recognized by the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship Training.

Length: 640 contact hrs. and 8,000 hrs. on-the-job training / 21 occupational credits


First Term
 ACR 0941Air Conditioning I 80
 ACR 0960Air Conditioning Internship I 320
Second Term
 ACR 0942Air Conditioning II 80
 ACR 0961Air Conditioning Internship II 320
Summer Term
 ACR 0962Air Conditioning Internship III 400

First Term
*ACR 0943Air Conditioning III 80
 ACR 0963Air Conditioning Internship IV 320
Second Term
*ACR 0944Air Conditioning IV 80
 ACR 0964Air Conditioning Internship V 320
Summer Term
 ACR 0965Air Conditioning Internship VI 400

First Term
*ACR 0945Air Conditioning V 80
 ACR 0966Air Conditioning Internship VII 320
Second Term
*ACR 0946Air Conditioning VI 80
 ACR 0967Air Conditioning Internship VIII 320
Summer Term
 ACR 0968Air Conditioning Internship IX 400

First Term
*ACR 0947Air Conditioning VII 80
 ACR 0969Air Conditioning Internship X 320
Second Term
*ACR 0948Air Conditioning VIII 80
 ACR 0970Air Conditioning Internship XI 320
Summer Term
 ACR 0971Air Conditioning Internship XII 400

  • Apprentices must also document 8,000 hours of appropriate on-the-job training and pass the Experior examination for Journeyman Air Conditioning Mechanic.

Check the course descriptions for prerequisites.