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SFCC Catalog 2022-2023 
SFCC Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning Certificate

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CIP: 47.0604
School of Trades, Advanced Technologies and Sustainability, 505-428-1664

Completion of this certificate provides the skills, EPA certification, and training needed to earn an entry-level position at an automotive maintenance repair facility. Courses included in the certificate prepare students to pass the Automotive Service Excellence Maintenance  Heating and Air Conditioning (ASE A-7) exam.

Students can earn the following degree related to this certificate:

Students can follow the Program Map listed below to complete this certificate:

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Diagnose automotive automatic temperature-control systems.
  • Interpret heating and air conditioning system specifications and determine repair procedures.
  • Diagnose and repair heating and air conditioning systems to original equipment manufacturer (OEM) specifications.
  • Interpret computer control diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs).
  • Comply with all laws and regulations on the disposal of materials and waste products.
  • Pass the EPA Recovery and Recycle exam.

Total 18 Credits

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