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Industrial Refrigeration

Train to become an Industrial Refrigeration Operator Technician
with an optional RETA Certification

These classes are designed for refrigeration engineers, technicians, and maintenance personnel from the food processing, meat packing, refrigerated warehousing, petro chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Students will become skilled at the operation service and maintenance of industrial refrigeration equipment. Special emphasis is placed on ammonia refrigeration system operation and safety. Classes are held in our new up-to-date facilities located at the ECC North Campus 300 wing of Bretschger Hall.


  • Efficiency in operation
  • Lower electrical cost
  • USA EPA and OSHA compliant
  • Short term, concentrated one week courses/ programs
  • Professional faculty
  • New training facility and equipment
  • Only facility of its kind in the northeast United States

Attention: Garden City Community College, Lanier Community College, and other associated technical school students:

Erie Community College is offering LEAP (Life Experience Assessment Program) which allows you to convert past experience and training into ECC college credit, for a $70 fee (per LEAP application). This will enable you to transfer these classes into college credit that can be used towards a degree program at ECC.

For more information, please contact:

Marvin Tryon
Project Director
(716) 851-1932
fax: (716) 270-2844

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Did You Know?

A significant number of courses have been renumbered as part of the State University of New York's policies which promote student mobility, through transfer of academic credit, to other SUNY institutions. All courses should be numbered at the 100-200 levels. The Listing Reference contains both the old and new numbers which should aid students in their choice of courses.


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