2018-2019 Spring Edition 
    
    Nov 18, 2019  
2018-2019 Spring Edition [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Engine Performance Specialist Certificate of Achievement


The Automotive Engine Performance Specialist certificate program allows students to prepare for careers as automotive technicians with an emphasis in engine performance. In this program, students will apply knowledge of all phases of engine electrical systems, computer system operations, diagnostics, and repair. Students will be qualified to take the State of California Bureau of Automotive Repair Smog License exams upon completion of this program.

Program Student Learning Outcomes


Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate skills for employment in the automotive industry as an engine performance technician.
  • Apply industry specific skills related to engine performance.
  • Apply knowledge of all phases of engine electrical system, computer system operation, diagnostics and repair.
  • Demonstrate preparation for related National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams.  Program graduates will be prepared for the State of California Bureau of Automotive Repair Smog License exams.
  • Seek an entry level career as an automotive technician/light truck technician in the maintenance, diagnosis and repair of vehicle engine performance systems.

Total Units for the Certificate: 25.5-27.5


Restricted Electives