Automotive Medium and Light Repair Certificate in Applied Science
The purpose of this program is to train entry-level technicians for the after-sale, routine maintenance sector of the automotive service industry. The program is designed to train technicians to perform basic maintenance items such as tires, fluid services, brakes, steering and suspension repairs and multi-point inspections.
Acceptable placement test score(s); plus high school diploma or GED.
Type of Program
Dealership fast lanes, tire stores, light maintenance service centers, independent garages
Visit our web page at https://www.gvltec.edu/automotive/.
Listed below is the ideal grouping of courses in order by semester. This plan assumes a full-time schedule. Note, however, that many variables can affect this plan, and not every course is offered every semester. Please see your advisor to map out your own personalized progression toward graduation.
Note: Please contact your advisor for recommended evening schedules.
|AUT 110||Introduction to Automotive Welding||3|
|AUT 132||Automotive Electricity||4|
|AUT 159||Tools, Equipment and Reference Manuals||3|
|COL 105||Freshman Seminar||3|
|Total Semester Hours||13|
|AUT 103||Engine Reconditioning||4|
|AUT 241||Automotive Air Conditioning||4|
|AUT 231||Automotive Electronics||4|
|AUT 122||Suspension and Alignment||4|
|Total Semester Hours||16|
|AUT 112||Braking Systems||4|
|AUT 149||Ignition and Fuel Systems||4|
|Total Semester Hours||8|
|Total Required Credit Hours||37|