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Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair Technician

30-602-3 Technical Diploma (TD) 16 Credits Not Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Appleton

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

Gain the necessary skills for a high-demand, maintenance-centered automotive career. With this technical diploma, you’ll receive hands-on training in braking systems, automotive electrical systems, and steering and suspension systems, plus you’ll also earn a Quick Service Technician certificate. The skills you learn in this program have a strong emphasis on being a professional in the automotive work environment and prepare you to complete the ASE G1 test.

COURSE LIST

Course list for reference only. Current students please refer to your individualized program plan or see your advisor.
**Outside effort hours are an estimate based on state standards, and may vary from person to person.

Occupational Specific (16 Credits)

Course Title
Course
Number
Credits
Instructional
Hours
Outside Effort
Hours**
Prior Learning
Credit Eligibility
Options
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 1
10-602-100
4Credit
144
72
144 hours in class and estimate 72 hours outside of class. Focuses on developing skills in professionalism, safety, and the use of basic and power tools. Students are introduced to the automotive service industry and learn to use both comprehensive and manufacturer's service information to perform vehicle maintenance in 9 Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) areas.
Prereq: Completion of Bennett Mechanical Assessment 94602100 with a score of 27% or greater or completion of Science Principles for Transportation 10806173; Coreq: Automotive Uniforms 94602001
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 2
10-602-101
4Credit
144
72
144 hours in class and estimate 72 hours outside of class. Focuses on developing the skills needed to diagnose, service and repair vehicle braking systems with an introduction to ABS. Includes the development of skills needed to perform maintenance and repair of chassis and driveline related items.
Coreq: Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 1 (10602100)
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 3
10-602-102
4Credit
144
72
144 hours in class and estimate 72 hours outside of class. Focuses on developing the skills needed to diagnose, service and repair electrical and electronic systems. Learners apply Ohm's Law to basic electrical circuit diagnosis. Develops skills needed to diagnose, service, and repair electrical and electronic systems, including batteries, starting, charging, and lighting systems, and computer control systems.
Coreq: Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 1 (10602100); Automotive Electrical Kit (94602002)
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 4
10-602-105
4Credit
144
72
144 hours in class and estimate 72 hours outside of class. Focuses on developing the skills needed to diagnose, service and repair steering and suspension systems including wheel alignment procedures. Course includes maintenance and light repair of hybrid vehicles, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning as well as supplemental inflatable restraints.
Coreq: Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair 1 (10602100)

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