The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
The Automotive Technology: Transmission Specialist Skills Certificate offers an in-depth study of automotive drivetrain systems, including operation, diagnosis, service and overhaul of most automotive automatic and manual transmissions and trans axles, drive axles and all wheel drive systems. Diagnosis of modern drivetrain systems is emphasized.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
The certificate prepares students to pass the A2 and A3 ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certification exams.
- Inspect, evaluate, diagnose and repair automotive drivetrain components.