Automotive Technology Certificate – Emission Control Specialist


This Automotive Technology Certificate - Emission Control Specialist program is designed to prepare students for employment as an automotive emission control specialist. Training is given in theory and practical skills. Directed practical work is given in areas of automotive maintenance and repair under simulated on-the-job conditions. Particular emphasis is placed on those competencies required of emission control technicians. The program will provide the student the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills demanded of the modern automotive emission control specialist. The sequence in which courses are taken may be modified to meet individual needs. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a minimum grade of “C”. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses (17 units):
Required courses are listed in suggested sequence:
AT 050 CAuto Tech Special Projects0.5-3
AT 105 CAutomotive Electrical I4
AT 170 CClean Air Car Level 1 and 24
AT 171 CAdvanced Clean Air Car Course2
AT 250 CAdv Performance Driveability4
Total Units14.5-17