Offered at Plainview Extension Center Only
Students may elect to complete the following curriculum and receive a Certificate of Proficiency in Automotive Technology with emphasis in automotive fundamentals including electrical systems, brakes, suspension, steering, climate control, welding, computer applications, and business management/human relation skills. To qualify for the Certificate of Proficiency, the student must complete a Capstone Experience in the final semester of the program. This is a TSI- waived certificate.
The Automotive Technology program prepares students to enter an occupation where industrial safety is a critical competency and will require all students to successfully complete a program specific safety examination prior to participating in laboratory activities. Safety examination includes written and practical “hands-on” preparation, demonstration, and safe operation of occupational processes and equipment.
Program advisor for Plainview Automotive program is Edward Rincon, instructor in automotive technology.