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Automotive Technology: Mobile Heating and Air Conditioning Systems Certificate Industrial & Trade Technology Total Units: 5.5
Term Effective: Fall 2019


The Automotive Technology: Heating and Air Conditioning Systems Specialist Skills Certificate trains students in the theory, service, and repair of many types of automotive air conditioning and heating systems.

The certificate prepares students to pass the A7 ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certification exam.

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Identify and describe the theory, service and repair of common types of automotive heating and air conditioning systems.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Automotive Technology: Mobile Heating and Air Conditioning Systems Certificate program are:

  • Complete 5.5 units from
    • Automotive Technology: Mobile Heating and Air Conditioning Systems

Automotive Technology: Mobile Heating and Air Conditioning Systems - complete 5.50 units
AUTO 126Mobile Heating and Air Conditioning Systems2.50
Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:
AUTO 80Introduction to Automotive Technology3.00
DET 179Diesel Equipment Foundation and Safety3.00

Term Effective: Fall 2019

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

It is important that students who are completing an Associate Degree and desire to transfer to a four-year institution meet with a counselor to plan their lower division coursework. While many majors at SRJC are intended to align with lower division major preparation required by California public universities, specific lower-division major requirements vary among individual campuses. See a counselor, visit the Transfer Center, and check Guides For Transfer in Specific Majors, and ASSIST to review transfer preparation guides for specific schools and majors.


The Certificate is awarded upon completion of the course with a grade of "C" or better.

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