Automotive Technology 2 is an advanced comprehensive course over the ASE Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) accreditation program. Course subject material covers automotive components, theory, operation, troubleshooting and repair. The focus of this course is to expand on automotive system theory of operation, associated repair practices and problem solving skills learned in Automotive Technology I. Automotive instruction will include advanced knowledge of the system function and application of knowledge in Anti-Lock Brakes, Electrical Systems, Hybrid Vehicle Operation, Suspension and Steering, Air Conditioning, Electronic Suspension Systems, Engine Repair and Performance, Advanced Level Diagnostics and Driveability concerns. Instruction will also include the principles of properly diagnosing and servicing these systems. Student will gain knowledge and practical application in the repair, maintenance, and diagnosing of these systems. The course will allow students to gain, reinforce and apply academic knowledge and skills in a variety of relevant activities and problems. Students will be required to sit for the written (test) portion of the Entry-Level ASE certification as well as the EPA 609 certification test. Students will learn and follow strict automotive shop safety procedures. This course covers employability skills such as; professional dress, punctuality, attendance, how to behave in a professional environment, resume writing and job interview skills. The focus of this course is to prepare the student for an automotive technical school. $25 Lab fee, $35 ASE testing fee, $19 EPA 609 testing fee. Offered at TECC-E only.
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Prerequisite: Automotive Technology 1