Galveston College Continuing Education

Automotive Certificate

Taught at the Ball High Automotive Center this course pairs nicely with our Diesel Engine Testing and Repair courses.  Local employers have asked for training with will allow the student to Gain an understanding of Automotive Climate Control.  Our 2-part program will help you explore and familiarize yourself with the theories and systems of Automotive Air Conditioning and Heating Systems.  Emphasis is given to the basic refrigeration cycle, diagnosis and repair of system malfunctions, manual and electronic climate control systems, and safety.  EPA guidelines for refrigerant handling, new refrigerant replacements are presented.  Classes are taught at the Ball high automotive shop.  A Certificate is awarded after the completion of course 1 & 2. 

Course 1 is typically offered in the Fall and 2 in the Spring.  Courses may be taken out of sequence.

Regular Hours

Monday & Tuesday 
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Thursday, & Friday
 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Summer Hours

Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.