MHA Professional Education

Event date: 1/9/2024 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Export event
MHA Professional Education
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Self-Study Basic Refrigeration & EPA Certification

For A/C and Refrigeration

This is a self-study course with an in-person exam.

Improper identification and use of refrigerants can damage or destroy HVAC equipment, lead to personal injury and cause serious environmental damage. The EPA Section 608 Technician Certification is required by law to be able to work on building air conditioning and refrigeration systems or to handle refrigerants.

How does Self-Study work?  Once you’ve registered, you’ll receive a packet of study materials. You’ll study on your own, at your own pace and then attend a proctored exam*. You’ll receive your results directly from the testing agency in approximately two weeks. Please note there is no classroom instruction associated with this program.

  • Study materials include:
  • Student Self Study DVD including a coordinated overview and Q & A
  • Diagrams and Charts
  • Full-color, 47-page Study Guide with illustrations
  • Air Conditioning Theory handouts
  • Check Yourself Answer Sheet for practice questions from the Study Guide

We recommend registering early to ensure plenty of study time. You must register at least two weeks in Advance of your desired exam date to allow for receipt of study materials.

Registration Closes Monday, December 18, 2023

Exam Date: January 9, 2024
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. 
Registration Fee: $155 Member | $205 Non-Member
Exam Only Registration Fee: $60.00 - You must fill out the PDF registration form for this option, can register as a retake up until the day of the class
Location: MHA, 7900 Xerxes Avenue S, Suite 170, Bloomington MN 55341



Registration/Cancellation Policies: By registering for this course you agree to all registration and cancellation policies, including but not limited to,
email, cancellation, photo and assumption of risk. View complete registration and cancellation policies at

Course Specific Policies:
Cancellation Policy- Registration fees are non-refundable.
Any and all substitutions must be received before December 18, 2023. Substitutions are accepted via phone call or email and will be time-stamped according to the time they were received by our system (voice mail or email). After December 18, 2023, no changes to the registration may be made. If you do not attend, and would like to be in another exam offering, you are liable for a new exam registration fee, and will not be entitled to any refund, without exception. Retake exams are available at $60.00 per retake.

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Registration Policy

  • All registration forms require an individual email for each registrant. Individual emails are needed to send important updates and notify registrants of any changes to the course location, time, instructor, etc. Any registration sent without an individual email will not be processed and will be delayed until email is received.
  • All registrations received within 24 hours prior to course start will be charged an additional $10 late registration fee. This policy does not apply to Conferences which have their own late registration policy outlined in their respective brochures.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations must be received at least 24-hours in advance of the class start time in order to receive a refund. Cancellations are accepted via phone call or email and will be time-stamped according to the time they were received by our system (voice mail or email).
  • Substitutions may be made up until the class begins at no charge.
  • Attendees who cancel after the 24- hour cut-off and/or who do not attend are liable for full fees and will not be entitled to any refund, without exception.
  • Please note: MHA typically does not cancel or postpone classes due to inclement weather. In the extremely unlikely event that a class was to be canceled or postponed, notification would be made via the MHA website: or via direct email, if time allows.
  • Transfers to a future offering of the class after the 24-hour cut-off has passed are not allowed.  The attendee would need to re-register and pay a new fee for any future offering of the class.
  • These policies do not apply to designation programs or conference, each of which have their own cancellation policies outlined in their respective brochures.