HVAC Building Commissioning Certificate

Division: Career Technical Education


The HVAC Building Commissioning Certificate (formerly Air Conditioning Building Commissioning Certificate) provides students with a career path for attaining the communication skills, practical knowledge, and technical training necessary for pursuing a career in building commissioning certification. Students completing this certificate will develop an advanced understanding of the building commissioning process. To earn this certificate, students must complete the required courses with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all major course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 20 units.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (20 units):
AC/R 100 C Principles of Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer3
AC/R 110 CAir Conditioning I2
AC/R 120 C Piping Practice, Tools and Safety3
AC/R 115 CGas Heat Transfer Systems3
AC/R 106 C Electricity for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration II3
AC/R 205 CCommercial Air Conditioning3
AC/R 215 C Codes and Commissioning (formerly Estimating for HVAC)3
Total Units20