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Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Program in Salem, OR

Have you been waiting for the right opportunity to apply your passion and aptitude for mechanical processes? Are you looking for Salem, OR, HVAC training programs? Enroll at IOT.

A Community of Learning

Your successful entry into the world of commercial and residential heating and cooling is why we develop your skill set and knowledge base in a hands-on classroom setting. Our field-experienced instructors can give you an insider advantage for your learning experience.

Training that transfers to your career

We build your future in HVAC technology on comprehensive curriculum that covers theory, technique, and practices. Specifically, installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting HVAC systems are emphasized.

As an added advantage, graduating students receive a personal toolkit to use at their work setting.

What can I do?

As a certified HVAC technician, there are a wide range of job opportunities in residential and commercial heating applications. These can include:

  • Air conditioning technician
  • Heating technician
  • Refrigeration technician
  • Systems engineer

Hours of Instruction/Program Length

This program is 800 hours and 57 quarter credit hours. Classes are held Monday through Thursday for 40 weeks. An Independent Study component is included. See your admissions representative for available class times.

Get Started

If you’ve been thinking of earning an HVAC certification in the Salem, South of Portland, Dallas & Montmouth areas, IOT can get you started on this exciting career path. Contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.

Program Cost: $16,896.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 57 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $9,400.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $579.51
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program at the Salem, Oregon Campus.

ACCET Graduation Rate: 67%
ACCET Placement Rate: 74%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of the normal program length and were originally scheduled to complete the program. 13.6% of graduates (or 3 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, who have completed training, but have waived placement assistance and are designated as waivers. ACCET has set a 15% maximum for the percentage allowed in the waiver column, all of which must be documented, including the student's signature, date, and notification of a specific reason for the waiver. Waivers that bring the percentage above 15% will be disallowed and will increase the number of eligible completions, thereby decreasing the placement percentage.

HECC Completion Rate: 61%
HECC Placement Rate: 78%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and attended school between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015 are included in this calculation.

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers
47-4099 Construction and Related Workers, All Other
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
+ Program Cost

Program Cost: $16,896.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 57 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $9,400.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $579.51
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

+ Program Performance

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program at the Salem, Oregon Campus.

ACCET Graduation Rate: 67%
ACCET Placement Rate: 74%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of the normal program length and were originally scheduled to complete the program. 13.6% of graduates (or 3 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, who have completed training, but have waived placement assistance and are designated as waivers. ACCET has set a 15% maximum for the percentage allowed in the waiver column, all of which must be documented, including the student's signature, date, and notification of a specific reason for the waiver. Waivers that bring the percentage above 15% will be disallowed and will increase the number of eligible completions, thereby decreasing the placement percentage.

HECC Completion Rate: 61%
HECC Placement Rate: 78%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and attended school between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015 are included in this calculation.

+ Occupational Outcomes

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
47-2152 Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters
47-2211 Sheet Metal Workers
47-4099 Construction and Related Workers, All Other
49-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers
49-9021 Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
49-9031 Home Appliance Repairers
49-9043 Maintenance Workers, Machinery
49-9071 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General
49-9091 Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers
49-9098 Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
49-9099 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other
51-4121 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers