ATTENTION! Close Alert Box


Due to inclement weather, Oklahoma City Community College will be closed Thursday, February 22, 2018. This includes classes and activities at the main campus, Professional Development Institute (PDI), Capitol Hill Center, and the Family and Community Education (FACE) Center.

Unless notified otherwise, all classes and activities will resume Friday, February 23, at their regularly scheduled times. Campus closings and delayed openings will be announced through local radio and television stations and posted on the college’s website, Facebook and Twitter pages. They will also be announced through the college’s Campus Alert Notification (CAN) System. For information about how to sign up to receive text messages and add email addresses via the CAN system, please visit

Course Outline

Daytime and Nighttime classes are available:

Electrical (4 weeks/72 hours)

  • Intro to Electrical
  • Terminology
  • Ohms Law
  • Power Sources
  • Motors
  • Temperature Controls
  • Multi-meters
  • Hands-On Simulation and Troubleshooting

Gas (2 weeks/36 hours)

  • Intro to Gas
  • Gas Characteristics
  • Combustion Air
  • Testing Devices
  • Burners and Pressure 
  • Pipes and Safety Valves
  • Thermostats
  • Sequence of Operation
  • Hands-On Simulation and Troubleshooting

Steam (1 week/18 hours)

  • Intro to Steam
  • Steam Cooking
  • Equipment, Steamer Types
  • Water Quality and Water Supply
  • Fitting, Regulators, Ventilation
  • Maintenance
  • Hands-On Simulation and Troubleshooting

Refrigeration (3 weeks/54 hours)

  • Intro to Thermal Systems
  • Intro to Refrigerants
  • Thermodynamics/Heat Transfer
  • Refrigeration Science 
  • Refrigeration Components
  • Basic Refrigeration Cycle
  • The United States Environmental Protection Agency 608 Prep (EPA)

Hydraulics (1 week/18 hours)

  • Intro to Hydraulics
  • Hands-On Simulation and Troubleshooting

Pneumatics (1 week/18 hours)

  • Into to Pneumatics
  • Hands-ON Simulation and Troubleshooting

Essential Workplace Skills & Job Readiness Skills (24 hours)

  • One-on-One Employment Counseling
  • Individual Education and Employment Plan (IEEP)
  • Professional Work Habits
  • On-the-Job Communication
  • Customer Service 
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Critical Thinking
  • Job Retention
  • Resume
  • Job Search
  • Application
  • Interview Skills
  • Mock Interviews

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA 30 hours Online)

Independent Online Study (Not a Full Course Listing)
  • Job Safety Analysis
  • Fire Safety
  • Electrical Safety
  • Eye Safety
  • Forklift Safety
  • Welding Safety
  • Hand and Power Tools Safety
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Hazard Communication
  • Disaster Readiness