Automotive Climate Control Technician (Certificate)

Program Description

The Automotive Climate Control Technician certificate program provides students with skills for entering the automotive service industry as an entry-level climate control technician. Topics covered include: basic shop safety, electrical/electronic theory and diagnosis, and the theory, operation, diagnosis and servicing of automotive climate control systems.

Program Details

  • Location: Griffin and Flint River Campuses, Henry Center
  • Major Code: AH21
  • Award Level: TCC
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Minimum Length of Program: 2 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 14

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements.

Tools (suggested/not required)$500 and up
Equipment/Supplies (suggested/not required)$70 and up
Other required out-services
EPA certification in mobile air conditioning servicing$20
(Must be achieved before students complete AUTT 1060, Climate Control)

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Program Courses Credits

First Term
AUTT 1010—Automotive Technology Introduction 2
AUTT 1020—Automotive Electrical Systems 7
Second Term
AUTT 1060—Automotive Climate Control Systems 5

Program Advisor
Monte McCraw

Wade Finch

Allen McChargue

Career and Academic Planning
CAP Center
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107

Bridgette Worst
Career Advisor
Flint Campus
Room 250A