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Appliance Service Technology

Learning through hands on experience

Classes

New students enrolling in DAY classes for FALL 2014 should register for the following classes:

 

 

Appli 16 Section 2951 Advanced Electrical Appliances II - 4 Units Are you interested in starting a new career working with technology and electromechanics? Do you like to work independently and find satisfaction in helping people? This course is designed for students majoring in the Appliance Repair Program or anyone wanting to acquire appliance theory and diagnostic skills.  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 program.  You will get the foundation and technical training you need to enter the appliance repair field.  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 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 20 Section 2946 Electrical Appliance Shop Practice 5 Units 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 using 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.  The class meets Monday thru Friday 8:00-10:50am.

 

 

New students enrolling in EVENING classes for Fall 2014 should register for the following classes:

Refrigeration

Appli 24 Section 2954 Begining Electrical Appliances Tech I - 3 Units Are you interested in starting a new career working with technology and refrigeration products? Do you like to work independently and find satisfaction in helping people? This course is designed for students wanting to acquire refrigeration theory and develop diagnostic skills.  You will learn how to repair high tech refrigeration units using the latest technology and computer simulation.   EPA materials will be presented and universal certification testing will be provided.  Servicing of standard type compressors systems, variable speed compressors and troubleshooting electrical/electronic circuits are the major content of this course. Special emphasis will be given to understanding new mechanical systems and electronic parts used in today’s modern refrigeration systems. Proper use of test equipment will be covered in troubleshooting and diagnosing of refrigeration units. Material that is covered in the lecture will be put into practice in the accompanying lab / shop practice class.  This is part of the Appliance Technician I certificate which is designed for evening students. The class meets Tuesday 6:00-8:50pm.

 

Appli 31 Secction 2947 Refrigeration Lab Tech I -1 Unit

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 learn in a shop environment working on domestic refrigerators, repairing sealed systems, using brazing tools and refrigeration test equipment. The course includes servicing compressor type units and troubleshooting electrical circuits. Proper handling of refrigerants and safety practices are also covered.  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.