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Fast-Track:
Learn a HVAC/R Career in 16 Weeks!

Looking for a new, in-demand* career that you can learn quickly?  

Are you already working in the HVAC/R field, and need a certificate to increase your earnings or advancement potential?

Consider a Fast-Track certificate in HVAC/R engineering technology. Attend class from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. four days per week, and you will become a certified HVAC/R service technician or installation technician at the end of the semester.

Gain the latest knowledge and hands-on skills in the following courses:

Total credits: 18.5

Every four weeks, one course ends and a new one starts. Classes run from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., four days per week.

Success Stories

Recent CLC graduates have found employment with several organizations, including:

  • Abbott Laboratories, Inc.
  • Ack-Temp Mechanical Services, Inc.
  • Local 597 Union
  • Midwest Mechanical Group, Inc.
  • Reedy Industries, Inc.

“With the classes during the day, and studying in the evening, it’s very concentrated for 16 weeks. The courses are tied together well and they emphasize hands-on learning, which is the way I like to learn. I absolutely recommend CLC’s Fast-Track certificate program.”

--Scott Belford, who changed careers at age 39, completed the Fast-Track program in 2015 and is now an HVAC service technician in the Chicago area.



* Nationwide, employment of HVAC/R technicians is expected to grow much faster than average through 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.