2024 - 2025 MCPS High School Course Bulletin


1.5 credit per semester

Standards covered include commercial airside systems; chimneys, vents, and flues; introduction to hydronic systems; air quality equipment; leak detection, evacuation, recovery, and charging; alternating current; basic electronics; introduction to control circuit troubleshooting; troubleshooting gas heating; troubleshooting cooling; heat pumps; basic installation and maintenance practices; sheet metal duct systems; fiberglass duct systems; and flexible duct systems.

Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning 1 A/B
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Triple period

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Construction & Development
  • Thomas Edison HS of Technology - Construction and Development Cluster
  • Additional Course Information: