Automotive: Engine Performance Specialist Skills Certificate

(Approved by the NOCCCD Board of Trustees. Not approved by State Chancellor’s Office. Not eligible for Financial Aid)

The Engine Performance Specialist Certificate Program requires a total of 17 units in required courses. This provides preparation for advanced entry level employment as an automotive technician who will specialize in engine performance diagnosis and drivability problem repair, and will also qualify the student to take the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) A6 Electrical and Electronics and A8 Engine Performance examinations.

Required Courses (17 units):
AUTO 065 F Automotive Electrical and Electronic Systems5
AUTO 082 F Engine Performance and Drivability8
AUTO 088 F Fuel Systems and Advanced Drivability Diagnosis4
Total Units17

Outcome 1: Pressure test the fuel system.

Outcome 2: Replace oxygen sensors.