2016-2017 Catalog 
    
    Feb 17, 2020  
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Advanced Automotive Technology Certificate (ATAC)


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The Advanced Automotive Technology Certificate prepares the students for employment as automobile service technicians. Students will develop specific skills in automatic transmissions and transaxles, brakes, drivetrain and axles, electrical, electronic engine management, emissions, engines, four-wheel drive, fuel, heating and air conditioning, manual transmissions and transaxles, steering, suspension systems. Automotive service repair technicians are employed by automobile dealerships and independent auto repair facilities. Students completing this certificate will be prepared to take all 8 of the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Automobile and Light Truck Certification Tests. ASE is a national certification program for automotive repair and service professionals. The Advanced Certificate also introduces business operations, hybrid and alternative-fuled vehicles. For more information regarding the Advanced Automotive Technology Certificate, see the Automotive Service Technology web page.

The Automotive Service Technology Program is located on the Bullhead City Campus in Bullhead City with limited course offerings occurring in Kingman.

Note: For a course to be eligible for transfer, the student must receive a “C” or better. Acceptance of a transfer course is determined by the receiving institution.

Required Gainful Employment Disclosures per 34 CFR 668.6

Total Certificate Credits: 30


Guided Pathway


The following pathway provides recommended courses to complete this program, see the Advanced Automotive Technology Certificate Guided Pathway . A full list of course options is listed on the program of study. It is important to consult an advisor regarding any advising concerns in order to maintain the established program path and/or possible transfer goals.

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