What kind of equipment will I learn to use?

A variety of hand tools, electrical training boards, metal benders, refrigeration training units, walk-in cooler and freezer, small refrigeration units, rooftop package units, electric air handlers, heat pumps, torches, recovery units and drums for refrigerant, vacuum pumps, nitrogen bottles, 3 phase motors, DC trainer.

Where is the boot camp located?

At the core of this intensive and challenging capstone course is an 80-hour boot camp in Kansas City, Missouri. This time provides a review of program learning objectives, as well as the opportunity to learn and practice program competencies.

Will I need a place to stay in Kansas City?

Arrangements are provided for air travel to Kansas City, Missouri, lodging, program‐related local transportation, and meals during the boot camp. These costs are already included in program tuition.

Can I qualify for financial aid?

It's our goal to assist every eligible student in procuring financing to enable the student to
attend our institution. PCI provides a student financing plan for all students enrolled. Speak to your financial aid rep to see if they can work out a plan to help you afford to take the next step in your career. 

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Program Length

40 Weeks*

Job Placement Rate


Est. Median Salary

$25.68 Hourly | $53,410 Annual**

* - Program length is assuming continual full-time enrollment and satisfactory academic progress.

** - Median salary information and projected job growth is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers,
at https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes499021.htm

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