AC classes begin July 13

JUNE 25, 2020

Illinois Valley Community College will offer face-to-face, day and evening automotive air conditioning classes starting Monday, July 13.

Following CDC guidelines, Automotive Air Conditioning and Heating (ATO 2250) will meet Monday through Thursday. Day class meets 9 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. and night class 5:30 to 9:20 p.m.

Topics include the theory, construction, operation and servicing of AC systems in cars and light-duty trucks. Students will diagnose problems and repair systems using recovery equipment. Emphasis is placed on refrigerant R-134a and the new refrigerant R-1234yf.

Hybrid vehicle AC service and precautions, leak detection, and automatic climate control will also receive special attention.

Register in Records (CTC101) or call (815) 224-0447. For course information, call instructor Art Koudelka at (815) 224-0220.