Engine Management, Steering & HVAC Certificate in Automotive Systems Technology (C60160B)

The Automotive Systems Technology curriculum prepares individuals for employment as Automotive Service Technicians. It provides an introduction to automotive careers and increases student awareness of the challenges associated with this fast and ever-changing field.

Classroom and lab experiences integrate technical and academic course work. Emphasis is placed on theory, servicing and operation of brakes, electrical/electronic systems, engine performance, steering/suspension, automatic transmissions/transaxles, engine repair, climate control, and manual drive trains.

Upon completion of this curriculum, students should be prepared to take the ASE exam and be ready for full-time employment in dealerships and repair shops in the automotive service industry.

Required Courses
(Take When Available)
AUT 141--Suspension and Steering
AUT 141A--Suspension and Steering Lab
AUT 171--Auto Climate Control
AUT 181--Engine Performance I
AUT 281--Advanced Engine Performance