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Continuing Education

Refrigeration Courses


The location where your NAIT courses will be held.


The type of certification (degree, diploma, certificate) you will earn after completing your program.

  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
    Applied degree programs offer a stronger emphasis on practical applications of the concepts learned in the classroom
  • Diplomas & Certificates - These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and industry-recognized credentials.
  • Journeyman Certificate - Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • Day - Courses taking place between Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Evening/Weekend - Courses taking place on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online - Sometimes called "Home Study" or "Computer-Based Learning"
  • Blended - A combination of online and in-class components.
  • Distance - Traditional correspondence format. These courses work best if you can't get to a campus or if your schedule can't accommodate fixed class times

Become an HVAC and refrigeration expert

NAIT’s Refrigeration courses provide you greater educational access and flexibility and opportunities to focus your training on specific facets within the broad HVAC&R job market.

Should you need to certify for ‘Canada’s Ozone Layer Protection Awareness Program,’ NAIT offers course hours and approved certification issued by the Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI).

If you are in sales at a peripheral HVAC&R business or work as a building operator or manager, our courses are sure to interest you. They can also help you update or expand your knowledge if you are already a maintenance specialist or tradesperson.

Prepare for your apprenticeship

If you are looking to enter the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning trade, NAIT’s Job Readiness course covers the basics of safety and use of tools and equipment and provides a wallet card certificate that proves you are ready to begin work as an apprentice.

Learn more about our Job Readiness course