• Students can earn college credit, acquire technical skills, and get an early start in their careers, all while attending High School. Through articulation agreements with NWACC high school students can earn college credit that can be applied towards an Associate of Applied Science degree or Technical Certificates at NWACC. This program provides knowledge and skills relevant to HVAC technicians, and incorporates energy efficiency and green installation techniques. The coursework can help prepare students for the EPA Exam; and we do offer participants the opportunity to take the exam during their time in the program. 108 contact hours per 9 weeks.