School of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Skills

B.Voc. in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Skills

The B. Voc. program is modular in nature with multiple exit points at certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and B. Voc. Each of the six semester carries 30 credits, resulting in a total of 180 credits for B. Voc.

Duration

3 Years

Eligibility Criteria

10+2 PCM or ITI after 10th or polytechnic diploma will be considered as equivalent to 10+2

Selection Procedure

Admission will be through an Entrance Examination and based on the merit of the qualifying examination.

Curriculum

YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

SECOND SEMESTER (Industrial internship)

 

 

 

 

I

Subject

Credits

Subject

Credits

Basics of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning

3

Basics of Refrigeration and Air-conditioning

20

Assembly and Installation of Refrigerator

4

Assembly and Installation of Refrigerator
Assembly and Installation of Air Conditioning

4

Assembly and Installation of Air Conditioning
Sheet metal and welding process

3

Sheet metal and welding process
RAC Electricals

3

RAC Electricals
RAC Electronics and Instrumentation

3

RAC Electronics and Instrumentation
English Language & Comprehension

3

Presentation

1

Value Education

3

Professional Communication Skills – I

3

MS Office

3

History (Modern History)

3

Computer lab- I

1

Environmental Studies

3

Total

30

Total

30

  Cumulative Credits = 30 (Certificate) Cumulative Credits = 60 (Diploma)
 

THIRD SEMESTER

FOURTH SEMESTER (Industrial internship)

 

 

 

II

Refrigerants and Psychrometry

3

Compressors, condenser and evaporators

17

Compressors, condenser and evaporators

4

Liquid chilling Packages
Electrical and Electronic safety testing

3

Air Distribution systems
Air Distribution systems

4

Presentation

1

Thermal Insulation

3

Organizational Behaviour

3

Personality Development

3

International Relations

3

Professional Communication Skills-II

3

Current Affairs

3

Entrepreneurship Development (Intro. Module)

3

Socio-Economic Development

3

Engineering Drawing

3

Total

30

Computer Lab – II

1

 

  Total

30

 

 

Cumulative Credits = 120 (Advanced Diploma)

 

 

 

 

III

FIFTH SEMESTER

SIXTHSEMESTER (Industrial internship)

Heat Load Estimation for comfort and Industrial Plant

4

Heat Load Estimation for comfort and Industrial Plant

17

Cold storage Installation and Maintenance

3

Cold storage Installation and Maintenance
AHU and Duct Installation and Maintenance

3

AHU and Duct Installation
AC systems and testing

4

Presentation

1

Programming with C

3

Behavioral Skills

3

Advanced Communication Skills

3

Economics

3

Accounting

3

Technical Writing

3

Entrepreneurship Development (Advanced)

3

Indian Constitution

3

Quantitative Aptitude

3

Total

30

Computer Lab – III

1

   
  Total

30

   
 

Cumulative Credits = 180 (B. Voc)

Career Prospects

    • Through classroom and “hands-on” training, students will gain knowledge and practical skills necessary to equip them for success in the HVAC field. Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning industry will grow very rapidly in coming years.
    • The Bureau of Labour Statistics projects that by 2022 this field will experience a 21% increase in job growth. The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI)predicted industry currently needs 27,000 new workers each year just to replace those who retire. HVAC techs will be busier than ever before and remain in high demand throughout the next two-three decade. HVAC jobs can never be outsourced and will always be on site, which affords technicians and other professionals long-term job security.

 

    • HVAC industry, which is on a fast track growth trajectory provides very dynamic and exciting careers with many different job opportunities such as:HVAC Managers, HVAC Engineers, Project Managers,HVAC Mechanical Designers,HVAC Installers, HVAC Mechanics, Sales and Marketing representative, Service Technician, Field engineer etc. Leading players in the industry which offer careers in HVAC are:

 

    • Daikin
    • Carrier
    • Godrej
    • Voltas
    • Lloyd
    • Samsung
    • LG
    • Zamil
    • Blue Star
    • Panasonic
    • Whirlpool
    • Hitachi