Frequently Asked Questions | BCTC

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I take HVAC classes in the evening after regular work hours?

Yes, the HVAC Program at BCTC offers both day and evening classes.

How do I get enrolled in the HVAC Program at BCTC?

You may contact the college at (855) 246-2477 to request more information.

How long does it normally take to receive an Associate Degree in HVAC?

A full time student can complete all the requirements for an Associates Degree in two years or less. Part time students will take longer.

How much can I expect to earn?

Salaries for qualified HVAC Journeyman Service Technicians in Lexington can earn from $30,000 to $70,000 per year.

Will or can I receive EPA Refrigerant and or other industry certifications?

Yes! Bluegrass currently offers EPA and other Nationally Recognized HVAC certifications exams for HVAC Technicians.

Will the HVAC classes count toward the Ky. Journeyman HVAC Mechanics License?

Yes! The classes count for one year and 1500 hours toward the requirements if the student has received either an Associate degree or a Diploma in HVAC. Currently the state license requirements are two years and 3000 hours of work experience.