Auto Heating and Air Conditioning Lab and Theory

This course covers heating and A/C service and maintenance. The student will perform troubleshooting techniques on heating and A/C systems including automatic temperature control systems. It addresses basic heating and A/C theory, A/C safety, A/C environmental concerns, component and control identification. System service, maintenance, vacuum, and electrical circuits are also discussed as well as troubleshooting techniques of A/C and automotive temperature control systems.
Primary Material Type:
Other Material Types:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Minnesota State College - Southeast Technical
Project Name:
Mississippi River Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Consortium (MRTDL)
HVAC, auto

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Many industry partners contributed to the success of this project including an advisory board.
Industry Sector:
Other Services (except Public Administration) -- Repair and Maintenance -- Automotive Repair and Maintenance (8111)
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations -- Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists (49-3031)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians (47)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Diploma
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Rubric:
Quality Note:
This product was reviewed in accordance with ETA's Quality Note Template criteria.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Custom Quality Rubric
Course Note:
This course is required in the Diesel Maintenance Program at SETC.


Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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