Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology (HVACR)

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Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology (HVAC), at the Senatobia campus, provides majors an opportunity to learn theoretical principles and practical applications that affect the control of temperature, humidity and the quality of air, design, testing, installation and development of heating and cooling systems and knowledge of how to service and repair in both residential and commercial markets.

Our program is accredited by the Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration Accreditation (PAHRA). PAHRA is an independent, third party organization that is a partnership between heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) educators and the HVACR industry that will award accreditation to programs that have met and/or exceeded industry validated standards.

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Degrees/Certificates Available at NWCC

  • Associate of Applied Science Degree (All students acquiring a degree must obtain universal EPA certification prior to graduation.)
  • Vocational Certificate Program (Students acquiring a certificate must obtain Type I and Type II EPA certification.)

The HVAC program technical courses are available both day and evening. Admission to the program is competitive, and students are only admitted for the fall semester.

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InstructorJosh Buchanan

Phone: 662-562-3387

Office location at Senatobia: Mechanical Building


Instructor: Chris Blount

Phone: 662-562-3888

Office location at Senatobia: Mechanical Building


Adjunct instructors


Jim Frush 662-562-8387









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