Heating/Ventilating & Air Conditioning

Program Length

900 hours


Monday through Thursday
4:30 pm to 10:30 pm

*Subject to change

Program Dates

Start Date: August 11, 2021
End Date: June 23, 2022

Program Campus Location

Scarlet Oaks Career Campus
303 Scarlet Oaks Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241
(Formerly 3254 East Kemper Road)

Tuition Information

Direct Cost:  The cost of the program

Tuition: $7,695
Books/Tools/Supplies: $3,465
Total*: $11,160 (Subject to change)

Please note:  Books, tools and supplies are a requirement of each program and are a mandatory cost of the program.

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Other Costs

Indirect Costs:  These are not costs to attend Great Oaks, but an estimate of living expenses you may have while attending school. They are shown for federal financial aid purposes, and include child care, housing, transportations, etc.

Dependent Student: $8,069
Independent Student: $14,052
Available Certifications
  • NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research)
  • ICE (Industry Competency Exams)
  • EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) certifications.

Accredited by PAHRA (Partnership for Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Accreditation) and COE (the Council on Occupational Education).

*The Industry Competency Exams, formerly the ARI/GAMA Industry Competency Exams, are administered by NATE. The exams measure industry-agreed standards of basic competency for entry-level (one year or less) technicians.

Contact Information


Marty Lopinto, Career Planning Specialist
lopintom@greatoaks.com or 513.612.5790

Adam Schussel, Instructor
schussea@greatoaks.com or 513.612.4939

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Enrollment starts January 2022

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Enrollment Requirements:

All students must be 18 years old by the completion of the program and have a high school diploma or HSE (High School Equivalency). HSE hotline: 513.612.5806

Accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education

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