Automotive HVAC Systems

This course introduces students to the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems used in today’s modern automotive applications. Students will learn the various types and components and how to properly diagnose and service these systems. They will have the opportunity to work on components such as the AC compressor, condenser, evaporator core, heater core, and more and will be able to sit for the Mobile Air Climate Systems (MACS) A/C service exam.

FRCC: ASE 264 - Intro to Automotive HVAC Systems, ASE 295 - Heating & Air Conditioning Systems **These are Front Range Community College classes taught at CDC and require a separate enrollment and registration process for all students.**

*Industry Certificate(s) Available *  

Course Information

Course Subject
Course Number
CTE 9826
Course Duration
1 Semester
Course Credit
1.0 Practical Arts
Course Fee
$25.00 Miscellaneous - program shirt, patch
CTE 9803 A&B Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair
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