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Appliance Service Technology

Learning through hands on experience

Classes

New students enrolling in DAY classes for SPRING 2015 should register for the following classes:

 

APPLI 25 Section 7041 Refrigeration I - 4 Units This is an introductory course designed for students in the Appliance Program or anyone wanting to acquire basic refrigeration theory and diagnostic skills. Basic refrigeration principals and electrical circuits will be covered. EPA materials will be taught and universal certification testing will be provided. Servicing of compressor type units and troubleshooting electrical circuits are the major content of this course. Special emphasis will be given to understanding the mechanical systems and electrical parts of refrigeration system. Proper use of test equipment will be covered in troubleshooting and diagnosing of refrigeration units. You will also learn related information on job safety, shop practices, repair orders, troubleshooting, maintenance, service techniques and computer aided instruction. This is part of the Appliance Technician II certificate which is designed for day students. Materials covered in lecture will be put into practice in the shop. The class meets Monday thru Friday 11:00-11:50am.

 

Appli 30 Section 7042 Refrigertion Shop Practice - 5 Units This course will provide you with hands on experience working on refrigeration products. This is an introductory course designed for students in the Appliance Program or anyone wanting to acquire basic refrigeration repair and diagnostic skills. You will work in a shop environment working on domestic refrigerators repairing sealed systems using brazing tools and refrigeration test equipment. Servicing of compressor type units and troubleshooting electrical circuits are the major content of this course. Proper handling of refrigerants and safety practices that are used in the appliance field will be covered. Students work in teams with an advanced student providing beginners tutorial help in the lab. You will be working on up-to-date refrigertion projects in an industry setting using the latest technology and test equipment.

The class meets Monday thru Friday 8:00-10:50am.

 

 

New students enrolling in EVENING CLASSES FOR SPRING 2015 should register for the following classes:

APPLI 14 Section 7033 Advanced Electrical Appliances Tech I - 3 Units If you are you interested in starting a new career working with technology, electro-mechanics, and if you like to work independently and find satisfaction in helping people you should try this class. This course is designed for students majoring in the Appliance Repair Program or anyone wanting to acquire appliance theory and diagnostic skills. The course focuses on theory and practice in the diagnosis and repair of major brands of washers, dryers, ranges, dishwashers and electrical schematic diagrams. You will also learn related information on job safety, shop practices, repair orders, troubleshooting, maintenance, service techniques and computer aided instruction.  This is part of the Appliance Technician I certificate which is designed for evening students.

The class meets Tuesday 6:00-8:50pm.

 

APPLI 21 Section 7036 Electrical Appliance Lab Tech I -1 Unit

If you like working with your hands, this course will give you practical lab experience to take apart and repair electrical appliances. You will learn how to use hand tools, power tools, and electrical test equipment correctly, in addition to how to use computers to repair appliances. Learn the details about the working parts and electrical parts of appliances, as well as troubleshooting, estimating and proper repair procedures. Beginning students work in teams in the lab with an advanced student. Students learn by working on up-to-date appliance projects in an industry setting using the latest technology and test equipment. Beginning students work in teams in the lab with an advanced student. This is part of the Appliance Technician I certificate which is designed for evening students. The class meets Thursday 6:00-8:50pm.