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Automotive Service Technician Associate Degree

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This degree major includes training in engine repair, braking systems, air conditioning, engine performance, electrics, suspension and steering, manual power trains and axles, automatic transmissions and transaxles or Smog Check Technician training, and general skills needed to be successful in the industry. The degree recipient will be more competitive for management positions.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Braking systems theory, service, and repair
  • Engine theories, service, and repair
  • Air conditioning theory, service and repair
  • Engine performance theories, service, and repair
  • Electrics theories, service, and repair
  • Suspension and steering theories, service, and repair
  • Manual and automatic drive trains theories, service, and repairs
  • Smog Check Technician training, prescribed by the Bureau of Automotive Repair

Automotive Maintenance Technician Associate Degree

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This degree major includes training in engine repair, braking systems, air conditioning, and general skills needed to be successful in the industry. The degree recipient will be more competitive for management positions.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Braking systems theory, service, and repair
  • Engine theories, service, and repair
  • Air conditioning theory, service and repair

Automotive Service Technician Certificate of Achievement

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This certificate includes training in engine repair, braking systems, air conditioning, engine performance, electrics, suspension and steering, manual power trains and axles, automatic transmissions and transaxles or Smog Check Technician training, and general skills needed to be successful in the industry.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Braking systems theory, service, and repair
  • Engine theories, service, and repair
  • Air conditioning theory, service and repair
  • Engine performance theories, service, and repair
  • Electrics theories, service, and repair
  • Suspension and steering theories, service, and repair
  • Manual and automatic drive trains theories, service, and repairs
  • Smog Check Technician training, prescribed by the Bureau of Automotive Repair

Automotive Maintenance Technician Certificate of Achievement

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This certificate includes training in engine repair, braking systems, air conditioning, and general skills needed to be successful in the industry.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Braking systems theory, service, and repair
  • Engine theories, service, and repair
  • Air conditioning theory, service and repair

Engine Performance Certificate of Achievement

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This certificate includes training in engine performance and air conditioning.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Engine performance theories, service, and repair
  • Air conditioning theory, service and repair

Under Vehicle Service Certificate of Achievement

Program Description

The successful student will gain entry-level skills for the automotive technology industry based on Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This certificate includes training in braking systems, suspension and steering, and manual drive trains.

Measurable Outcomes

Successful students will complete National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) skills to industry standards:

  • Braking systems theory, service, and repair
  • Suspension and steering theories, service, and repair
  • Manual and automatic drive trains theories, service, and repairs
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