Champion Technician



Brazing and Soldering: Copper Tubing and Processes

Course Description

This course provides students and practicing technicians with the information and knowledge necessary to work with and install copper refrigerant lines. Various processes and joining methods are covered in detail to provide an in-depth resource that will benefit any type of HVACR program.

Main topics include:

  • Types of copper
  • Processes (such as cutting, bending, and swaging)
  • Proper tool use
  • Torch safety
  • Brazing
  • Soldering
  • Flaring
  • Leak testing

This course also includes pressurizing the system for leak checks and going through the evacuation, dehydration and decay procedures to ensure the system is ready to be charged with refrigerant properly.