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    Certified Master Automotive Technician

    6 Students Enrolled
    6 Students Enrolled

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    Hours: 645
    Duration: 12 months

    Language: English

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    Certification included

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    Program Description

    This multimedia-rich and intensive automotive technician training program is for individuals interested in pursuing a career as a technician in automotive services. During this program, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of automotive theory as well as gain practical skills for maintenance, repair, and servicing automobiles. This training program will take you through the necessary steps required for diagnosing and servicing various types of automobile systems such as electronic automatic transmissions and hybrid vehicles. After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to: • Adopt the role of an automotive technician with all the essential workplace skills • Recognize the type and functions of different automotive tools and equipment • Implement preventive automotive maintenance procedures • Understand the functions of automotive engine design, service, and assembly • Gain insights on lower and upper-end theory • Understand the basics of electricity and its associated systems • Recognize and use the components of charging and starting systems • Understand concepts of servicing computer system components • Apply methods of enhancing engine performance • Understand the functions of servicing exhaust and intake systems • Provide service and maintenance to manual and automatic transmissions • Apply methods of servicing brake systems • Apply methods of servicing heating and air-conditioning systems

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, the student will have learned to: • Define the role of the automotive technician and effective workplace skills • Identify automotive tools and equipment and how they are used safely • Recall strategies for preventive automotive maintenance • Recognize automotive engine design, assembly, and service • List the principles of lower end and upper end theory and service • Define the principles of electricity and electrical systems • Identify components of starting and charging systems • Recall concepts for servicing computer system components and accessories • Recognize methods for servicing engine performance systems • List the basics for servicing intake and exhaust systems • Identify the components, service and maintenance of manual transmissions • Recall the components, service and maintenance of automatic transmissions • Recognize the components, service and maintenance of suspension and steering systems • Define methods for servicing brake systems • List methods for servicing heating and air-conditioning systems


    Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 1 - The Automotive Industry • Job Classifications • ASE Certifications • Working as a Technician • Communications • Professionalism • Solving Problems • Critical Thinking • Electricity and Electromagnetism • Waves and Oscillations • Lights, Liquids, Gases and Heat • Math and Theories • Chemical Properties Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 2 - Tools, Equipment and Systems • Hand Tools • Measuring Systems • Shop Equipment • Power Tools • Jacks & Lifts • Diagnostic Equipment • Engine Repair Tools • Suspension & Steering Tools • Brake System Tools • Engine Systems • Electrical and Electronic Systems • Drivetrain Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 3 - Preventive Maintenance • Basic Services • Repair Orders • Vehicle Identification • Hybrid Vehicles • PM Checks • Personal Safety • Tool and Equipment Safety • Manufacturers’ Warnings and Government Regulations • OSHA • Right-to-Know Law • Work Area Safety • Preventive Measures Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 4 - Automotive Engines • Introduction to Engines • Engine Designs • Engine Classifications • Measurement & Performance • Engine Diagnostics • Noise Diagnosis • Diesel Engines • Evaluating Engine Condition • Removing an Engine • Disassembly & Inspection • Cleaning Engine Parts • Crack Detection Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 5 - Lower/Upper End Theory and Service • Short Block Disassembly • Cylinder Block • Camshafts • Crankshaft • Piston & Piston Rings • Oil Pumps • Cylinder Head • Combustion Chamber • Intake & Exhaust Valves • Valve Stern Seals • Reconditioning Valves • Assembling the Cylinder Head Automotive Technology Level 1 Module 6 - Engine Sealing and Lubricating Systems • Torque Principles • Gaskets • Specific Engine Gaskets • Adhesives & Sealants • Oil Seals • Engine Reassembly • Installing the Engine • Cooling Systems • Engine Lubrication Diagnosis • Lubrication System Service • Testing for Leaks • Cooling System Inspection & Diagnosis Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 1 - Electrical Systems • Basics of Electricity • Electrical Terms • Ohm’s Law • Circuits • Electrical Problems • Testing Basic Electrical Components • Connector & Wire Repairs • Battery Theory • Battery Ratings • Common Types of Batteries • Servicing & Testing Batteries • Jump Starting Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 2 - Starting, Charging and Lighting Systems • Basics of Electromagnetism • Starting Motors • Starter Circuit • Starting System Testing • High-Voltage Motors • Alternating Current Charging • AC Generator Operation • Voltage Regulation • AC Generator Service • Lamps • Headlights • Interior Light Assemblies Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 3 - Computer Systems and Restraint Systems • Electrical Instrumentation • Gauges & Indicators • Capacitors & Semiconductors • Computer Basics • Electrical Accessories • Windshield Wipers/Washers • Sound Systems • Power Lock System • Power Windows • Seat Belts • Air Bags • Other Protection Systems Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 4 - Diagnosis and Ignition Systems • Basic Testing • Temperature Sensors • Position and Speed Sensors • Testing Actuators • Triggering and Switching Devices • Electronic Ignition Systems • Distributor Ignition System Operation • Basic Circuitry • Ignition Components • Computer Voltage Supply • Ground Wires • Pressure Sensors Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 5 - Ignition Systems and Fuels • General Ignition • Misfires • No-Start Diagnosis • Diagnosing with an Engine Analyzer • Ignition Timing • Gasoline • Quality Testing • Diesel Engines • Diesel Fuel Injection and Emission Controls • Diagnostics • Diesel Fuel • Circuit Components Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 6 - Fuel Delivery Systems • Basic Fuel System Diagnosis • Fuel System Service Safety • Fuel Tanks • Fuel Pumps & Filters • Electronic Fuel Injection • Throttle Body Injection • Gasoline Direct-Injection Systems • Diesel Fuel Injection • Preliminary Checks • Basic EFI System Checks • Injector Service • Electronic Throttle Controls Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 7 - Emission Control Systems • Pollutants • Emission Control Devices • Hybrid Vehicles • Electric Vehicles • Testing Emissions • Zero-Emissions Vehicles • Fuel Cells • Types of Hybrid Vehicles • Catalytic Converter Diagnosis • Air System Diagnosis • Hybrid Vehicle Maintenance • Hybrid Accessories Automotive Technology Level 3 Module 1 - Manual Transmissions and Transaxles • Clutches • Clutch Service & Maintenance • Clutch Problem Diagnosis • Transmission vs. Transaxle • Basic Gear Theory • Transmission Power Flow • Lubricant Check • Cleaning & Inspection • Assembly of Transmission/Transaxle • Front-Wheel-Drive (FWD) Axles • Types of CV Joints • Differentials & Drive Axles Automotive Technology Level 3 Module 2 - Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles • Torque Converter • Hydraulics in Transmissions • Pressure Boosts • Hybrid Transmissions • Testing of Inputs & Actuators • Basic Diagnostics • Fluid Leaks • Road Testing Vehicles • Vacuum Control Systems • Four-Wheel Drive Systems • Transfer Case • Interaxle Differentials Automotive Technology Level 3 Module - Suspension and Steering Systems • Tires & Wheels • Tire Ratings & Designations • Tire/Wheel Assembly Service • Suspension System Components • Independent Front Suspension • Active Suspensions • Power-Steering Systems • Steering Systems Diagnosis • Four-Wheel Steering Systems • Wheel Alignment • Alignment Equipment & Machines • Performing an Alignment Automotive Technology Level 3 Module 4 - Brakes • Brake Systems • Friction • Hydraulic Systems Service • Drum Brakes • Brake Shoes & Linings • Wheel Cylinder Inspection • Disc Brakes • Caliper Inspection & Service • Rotor Service • Antilock Brake • Traction Control • Stability Control Systems Automotive Technology Level 3 Module - Passenger Comfort and Stability Control Systems • Heating & Air Conditioning • Ventilation Systems • Refrigerants • Compressors & Condensers • Evaporator • Service Precautions • Initial System Checks • Performance Testing • Leak Testing • Emptying the System • Recharging the Systems • Climate Control Systems



    There are no prerequisites for this program.


    Technical Requirements

    All required reference materials are provided with this program. Technical requirements: Internet Connection • Broadband or High-Speed (DSL, Cable, Wireless) Hardware Requirements • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended Software Requirements • Operating Systems - Windows 7, 8 or 10; Mac OS x 10 or higher • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended • Cookies MUST be enabled • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)


    Upon successful completion of the Automotive Technology course series, students will be prepared to sit for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) national certification exam to become a Certified Automotive Technician. Automobile & Light Truck Certification Tests (A1 - A9) Objective: To identify and recognize those Automobile and Light Truck (up to Class 3) Technicians who can demonstrate knowledge of the skills necessary to diagnose, service, and repair cars, SUVs, and light duty trucks. Tests Offered: A1 – Engine Repair (50 scored questions) A2 – Automatic Transmission/Transaxle (50) A3 – Manual Drive Train & Axles (40) A4 – Suspension & Steering (40) A5 – Brakes (45) A6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems (50) A7 – Heating & Air Conditioning (50) A8 – Engine Performance (50) Master Status Requirements: Those are certified in tests A1 – A8 are recognized as ASE-Certified Master Automobile Technicians. NOTE: A9 is NOT a requirement for Master Automobile Technician Status. Recertification: Technicians must retest every five years to retain their certification. The Automobile & Light Truck recertification tests (A1R – A8R) are about half as long as the initial certification tests. Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.


    • 100% Online, Self-Paced • Open Enrollment • Admissions and Student Support • Multimedia Rich and Interactive Content • Industry Certification Exam, when applicable • Hands-on Opportunity Upon Completion

    Career Services

    Students that successfully complete our career training are given a full years access to our modern day career services. With our career services, students are provided a multitude of career development tools to help launch their career quickly and successfully. These tools include:

    • Certification Exam Voucher and Registration Assistance (If Applicable)
    • Resume Building Assistance
    • Externship or Shadowing Placement
    • Career Coaching
    • Employer Skills Matching
    • And More!

    We are dedicated to serving our students on their unique career development journey. Whether you are transitioning to a new career, entering the workforce for the first time, or an experienced professional looking to climb the corporate ladder, our career services team can provide you with professional development tools applicable for any stage of your career.

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