The college credit certificate in Automotive Technology is offered to prepare students for immediate employment in the automotive service industry.
This 44 credit certificate includes an embedded 24 credit Automotive Service Technology certificate which can be completed in one year, and an additional 20 credits at an advanced level for students wishing to qualify for higher level certifications.
Program Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate proper safety practices and procedures.
Diagnose and repair engines and engine control systems.
Diagnose and repair vehicle electrical systems.
Diagnose and repair transmissions.
Diagnose and repair steering, suspension, and brake systems.
Diagnose and repair automotive HVAC systems.
Perform preventative maintenance.
The following is a suggested sequence for the courses: