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LIGHT DUTY AUTO MECHANIC

D.O.T. #620.261.010

 640 Clock Hours

(Equipment Required for Enrollment in the Program)

Textbook: “Modern Automotive Technology”, by James E. Duffy

                                   Externship or Internship Not Required

                                               Occupational Objective

 

The Light Duty Auto Mechanic Program is designed to provide a comprehensive, practical, hands-on training for Students who wish to meet the ever increase needs of today’s automotive industry.  Intense instruction is provided in automotive technology such as: carburetor repair, tune-up, brakes, electrical systems, and fuel injection, advance automotive OBD II, waveforms sensors, data and computerize components.  Students will be using computerized scanners, lab-scope, engine-analyzer, four-gas analyzer, and diagnostic equipment in order to troubleshoot.  An assessment/test is given to the student after the completion of each module. The Student must get a grade of 71-80 (C) or better to pass the module.  Students will be prepared to gain entry-level employment in dealerships, service stations and/or work independently.            

 

COURSE OUTLINE                                             CLASS HOURS

   

 

 

Engine Fundamentals and Safety Procedures                                                          

97.5

Scanner Introduction                                                                                                  

32.5

Advance Tune-UP  I                                                                                                            

32.5

Advance Tune-up II                                                                                                                   

32.5

 Ignition System                                                                                               

32.5

 Electrical System

120.0

Charging System                                                                                                   

32.5

Starter System                                                                                                      

32.5

Brakes System including Brakes with ABS Sensors

65.0

Lab-Scope I Theory

32.5

Lab-Scope II Practical

32.5

Fuel Injection "BI"Jetronic

 32.5

Multiport Fuel Injection "MPT"                                                                    

32.5

Advanced Fuel Injection OBD II

32.5

 

 

TOTAL CLOCK HOURS                                                                               

640

Schedule: Monday – Friday                ( 20  Weeks)  8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

                 Monday and Wednesday   (107 Weeks ) 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

                Saturdays                           (101  Weeks)  8:00 a.m.to 2:30 pm.