About this program

对需求领域的实际工作感兴趣? Pursue a certificate in plumbing and you’ll take the lead installing and repairing pipes in commercial and residential settings. 仅仅一个学年, this power-packed curriculum covers everything from understanding code compliance and blueprints to mastering electrical systems and exploring new technologies.

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住宿、机构、 & 商业应用





  • Plumbers
  • Pipefitters
  • Steamfitters

At Penn College, we believe your educational experience should go beyond specialized skills. Real-world ready means taking a broader approach that builds communication skills, 激发合作, and encourages 探索艺术、历史和科学.

​​Specialization requires in-depth knowledge and high-level proficiency. Students learn and 运用专业特有的概念、技能和方法.

  • 制冷简介(ACR116)
  • 机械系统设计 & Operation (PLH113)
  • 暖通空调电气控制基础(ACR152)
  • HVAC Print Reading & Automated Design (ACR103)
  • 机械系统(PLH223)
  • 焊接工艺简介(WEL100)

​Perspectives are points of view, offering a variety of ways of understanding, interacting, and 影响世界. Students identify, explain, and utilize the approaches used by academics and professionals to study, analyze, or understand problems, and offer solutions.

​​Foundations are the practical, intellectual, and social skills: communication, collaboration, critical and ethical thinking, quantitative thinking, and technological literacy that are crucial to every student at every stage of education and at every stage of life.

  • Communications (ENL010) or
  • 英语作文I (ENL111)
  • 职业数学(MTH011) or
  • Technical Algebra & Trigonometry I (MTH123) or
  • College Algebra & Trigonometry I (MTH181)


7 .测试你的技能,500+ square feet of lab space that houses more than 100 pieces of equipment including gas and oil units, water heaters, heat pumps, 用于蒸汽或热水加热的燃气和燃油燃烧器, compressors, and more.

Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

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Jul 13


Saturday, July 139 AM - 3 PM



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Admissions Office


The Dr. Welch Workshop

创客空间是面向所有学生的开放式工作室. 将动手学习提升到一个新的水平. 发掘你的创造力. 把你的想法表达出来. 与其他学生合作, faculty and staff, 或者独立工作来检验理论, explore ideas, 并获得现实世界的技能,以推动你的职业生涯. 


Industry Partners


Penn College's strong partnerships impact every step of your journey – from your first day in the classroom and labs, to career placement (oftentimes before graduation) and beyond.

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Student Life


美国制热制冷学会 & 空调工程师(ASHRAE)

美国制热制冷学会 & 空调工程师(ASHRAE)

参加社区服务项目, 美高梅棋牌娱乐项目, field trips, and national ASHRAE meetings and activities including design competitions.

Skills USA

Skills USA

Participation in SkillsUSA gives students a chance to compete in more than 80 national competitions.



你的大学经历不仅仅是在课堂上. Join one of 65+ clubs and organizations, or create your own.

Penn College News


Six 美高梅棋牌娱乐 students were invited recently to tour Johnson Controls Airside Center of Excellence in York. The students are recipients of scholarships from Johnson Controls Inc., 通过100美元实现,我为学院的供暖事业捐赠了1万英镑, ventilation and air conditioning academic program for 2023-24.


Construction management firm visits architecture, HVAC classes

惠廷-特纳承包公司. employees visited classes recently in architecture and heating, ventilation & air conditioning engineering technology to introduce students to career paths with the company’s virtual design & 建筑作业组. That team constructs buildings virtually before they are built physically, 2011届建筑管理毕业生肖恩·斯库利解释道, 谁是惠特公司的项目经理, 和布兰登·赫尔伯特, 公司的VDC经理.


Industry blog again benefits from HVAC faculty member's know-how

An associate professor of HVAC technology at Penn College has again contributed to the HVAC Classes blog, this time considering "What Are the HVAC Industry's Priorities in 2024?" “The HVAC industry’s top priorities for 2024 will bring interesting challenges,部门主管Jason W. Killinger says. "As always, the HVAC industry will embrace, adapt and overcome these challenges."

Student Experience


Women in Construction builds confidence in tomorrow’s workforce

Women in Construction builds confidence in tomorrow’s workforce

The Women in Construction club coordinated activities for ninth through 12th graders, including a networking lunch and group sessions in the architecture/sustainable design, 建筑工程和暖通空调/管道实验室.

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More Information


Students are required to purchase their own personal tools as they progress through the program. 并不是所有的工具都是最初需要的, and students should talk to their instructors on the first day of classes to find out which ones are required. Students who qualify for financial aid may purchase their tools through the College Store.

View the Plumbing Tool List.

工具可通过购买 The College Store .

Alternative Credit refers to academic credits earned through means other than traditional college course completion, 包括:考试学分, articulation, 高中时获得的能力证明, 工作和生活的经验, 先修课程.

Visit the 其他信贷选择 page for requirements and procedures and for information on credit through Advanced Placement.

  • Mr. S. Curtis Bierly, Jr., President, The Bierly Group, Inc.
  • Mr. Jason Bowes, '16, 制造销售代表, M&H Sales
  • Mr. 达林·布雷斯勒,1992年, 大厦设施主管. 服务,空调/制冷, PSU
  • Mr. Eric Horvat, President, AJC专业服务
  • Mr. 杰瑞·马宏斯基,1987年, Williamsport分公司经理, Enginuity
  • Mr. John C Makdad, CEO,迈达实业供应有限公司., Inc.
  • Mr. 布兰登·M·马歇尔,15岁, North America Marketing Manager - Refrigerants/Fluorochemicals,科慕公司(前身为杜邦)
  • Mr. 克里斯托弗·麦克纳利,1987年, 服务分公司经理,江森自控公司.
  • Mr. 格雷戈里·J·米勒,12届 Project Manager, MMC承包商东北公司.
  • Mr. Scott Scheesley, 制冷事业部经理, Weis Markets
  • Mr. Jason Urich, 服务总经理 & Special Projects, HB McClure
  • Mr. 亚伦·韦弗,1999年, 东海岸区域销售经理, Raypak
  • Mr. 布拉德利·威利斯,16岁, 系统应用工程师, Johnson Controls
  • 招聘会联系


    宾大的毕业生需求量很大. 雇主参加招聘会就是证明. 吸引超过400家机构, this popular event is hosted twice per year and introduces students to all types of businesses from startups to Fortune 500 companies.