Automotive Technology Level 2

Automotive Technology Level 2

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Course Hours: 
180
Price: 
$900.00
Course Type: 
Mentor Supported
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This Automotive Technician (ASE) series covers automotive theory and the service and repair of various systems of the automobile. This course prepares students for a successful career as an Automotive Technician by outlining the automotive industry, the role of the Automotive Technician, and steps for diagnosing and servicing all automobile systems. Learn necessary knowledge to gain employment in the automotive industry with up-to-date content including electronic automatic transmissions, preventive maintenance, and hybrid vehicles. Our automotive technology course is everything a student needs to know to diagnose, service, and maintain automotive systems.  

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Define the principles of electricity and electrical systems
  • Identify components of starting and charging systems
  • Recall concepts for servicing computer system components and accessories
  • Recognize methods for servicing engine performance systems
  • List the basics for servicing intake and exhaust systems

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 1    
Electrical Systems

  • Basics of Electricity
  • Electrical Terms
  • Ohm’s Law
  • Circuits
  • Electrical Problems
  • Testing Basic Electrical Components
  • Connector & Wire Repairs
  • Battery Theory
  • Battery Ratings
  • Common Types of Batteries
  • Servicing & Testing Batteries
  • Jump Starting

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 2  
Starting, Charging and Lighting Systems

  • Basics of Electromagnetism
  • Starting Motors
  • Starter Circuit
  • Starting System Testing
  • High-Voltage Motors
  • Alternating Current Charging
  • AC Generator Operation
  • Voltage Regulation
  • AC Generator Service
  • Lamps
  • Headlights
  • Interior Light Assemblies

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 3   
Computer Systems and Restraint Systems

  • Electrical Instrumentation
  • Gauges & Indicators
  • Capacitors & Semiconductors
  • Computer Basics
  • Electrical Accessories
  • Windshield Wipers/Washers
  • Sound Systems
  • Power Lock System
  • Power Windows
  • Seat Belts
  • Air Bags
  • Other Protection Systems

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 4
Diagnosis and Ignition Systems

  • Basic Testing
  • Temperature Sensors
  • Position and Speed Sensors
  • Testing Actuators
  • Triggering and Switching Devices
  • Electronic Ignition Systems
  • Distributor Ignition System Operation
  • Basic Circuitry
  • Ignition Components
  • Computer Voltage Supply
  • Ground Wires
  • Pressure Sensors

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 5
Ignition Systems and Fuels

  • General Ignition
  • Misfires
  • No-Start Diagnosis
  • Diagnosing with an Engine Analyzer
  • Ignition Timing
  • Gasoline
  • Quality Testing
  • Diesel Engines
  • Diesel Fuel Injection and Emission Controls
  • Diagnostics
  • Diesel Fuel
  • Circuit Components

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 6
Fuel Delivery Systems

  • Basic Fuel System Diagnosis
  • Fuel System Service Safety
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Fuel Pumps & Filters
  • Electronic Fuel Injection
  • Throttle Body Injection
  • Gasoline Direct-Injection Systems
  • Diesel Fuel Injection
  • Preliminary Checks
  • Basic EFI System Checks
  • Injector Service
  • Electronic Throttle Controls

Automotive Technology Level 2 Module 7
Emission Control Systems

  • Pollutants
  • Emission Control Devices
  • Hybrid Vehicles
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Testing Emissions
  • Zero-Emissions Vehicles
  • Fuel Cells
  • Types of Hybrid Vehicles
  • Catalytic Converter Diagnosis
  • Air System Diagnosis
  • Hybrid Vehicle Maintenance
  • Hybrid Accessories

    **Outlines are subject to change, as courses and materials are updated.**

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Internet Connection

  • Broadband or High-Speed - DSL, Cable, and Wireless Connections

*Dial-Up internet connections will result in a diminished online experience. Classroom pages may load slowly and viewing large audio and video files may not be possible.

Hardware Requirements

  • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
  • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended

 

PC Software Requirements

  • Operating Systems - Windows 7 or higher
  • Microsoft Office 2013 or higher. Also, you could use a general Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
  • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
  • The Kindle Reader App or VitalSource Bookshelf App are needed for many of our courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded for FREE onto your computer.)
  • PowerPoint Viewer (if you do not have PowerPoint)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • QuickTime, Windows Media Player &/or Real Player

 

MAC Software Requirements

  • Operating Systems - Mac OS x 10 or higher with Windows
  • Mac office programs or a Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
  • Internet Browsers- Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
  • The Kindle Reader App or VitalSource Bookshelf App are needed for many of our courses (No special equipment needed. This can be downloaded for FREE onto your computer.)
  • PowerPoint Viewer (if you do not have PowerPoint)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Apple QuickTime Media Player