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AMEC 110 Automotive Service Technician (AST) Foundation

Effective date: September 2017

This 30 week course prepares students for entry into the Automotive Service Technician trade. Students will learn automotive tools and equipment, general automotive maintenance and practices, electrical/electronic systems, brakes, steering and suspension service, as well as engine performance and repair. Students will be prepared for entry into many areas of the automotive industry, including as a lube technician, tire repair technician, brake & muffler installer, or parts person. Successful students will receive accreditation towards an Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship Level One and have the opportunity to write the AST 1 Certificate of Qualification exam.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

12 lecture hours and 18 shop hours per week
TBD plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.



Restricted course Open to students in Automotive Service Technician Foundation or by permission of department chair.

Last updated: July 8, 2019 2:23 pm

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