Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist
Offered at the Following Campus
The Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist certificate program provides students with the skills to enter the automotive industry as an entry level transmission, transaxle, and drive line technician. Topics covered include: shop safety, basic electrical/electronic theory and diagnosis, manual transmission/transaxle operation and diagnosis, automatic transmission/transaxle operation and diagnosis, axles operation and diagnosis, differentials operation and diagnosis, and 4WD/AWD systems operation and diagnosis.
The standard curriculum for Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist certificate program is designed for the semester system. Students may enter the program in any semester term in which any of the four required courses are offered. While the program may be completed in as little as 1 semester, it generally takes 2 semesters to complete. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 18 credit hours.
- Submit a completed application;
- Be at least 16 years of age;
- Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript;
- Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
- Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.