Automotive Engine Performance Specialist Certificate
Division: Technology and Engineering
PROGRAM CODE: 2C40900
The Automotive Engine Performance Specialist Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level employment as an engine performance and drivability technician. A student can seek employment in new car dealerships, specialty repair shops, and franchise automotive repair facility. This certificate requires a total of 21 units. A grade of C is required in each course taken.
|Required Courses (21 units):|
|AUTO 065 F||Automotive Electrical and Electronic Systems||5|
|AUTO 081 F||Engine Rebuilding and Repair||8|
|AUTO 082 F||Engine Performance and Drivability||8|
Outcome 1: Identify and practice safe work habits when using tools and equipment in an automotive repair shop.
Outcome 2: Inspect, identify, and repair vehicle malfunctions following manufacturer specifications and procedures.
Outcome 3: Perform a wide array of preventative maintenance, service, diagnosis, and repair procedures related to engine performance and drivability.
Outcome 4: Using a vehicle repair order, explain and record vehicle inspection and repair procedures performed in compliance with automotive industry standards.