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Certificate of Achievement
About the Program
Automotive technicians are in high demand in California and throughout the U.S., but there is a lack of trained professionals to meet this demand. This shortage of well-trained technicians has been caused by advances in computerized engine controls, evolving emissions regulations, and development of alternative technologies driven by the ever-escalating cost of fuel. The Las Positas College Automotive Technology program can provide the skills necessary to qualify as trained entry-level technicians, as well as for career advancement. Students work side by side and hands-on with industry professionals in a fully equipped and up-to-date facility.
About the Certificate
The LPC Automotive Master Certificate can provide the skills necessary for students
to qualify as trained entry-level technicians,
as well as for career advancement. Students work side-by-side and hands-on with industry professionals in a fully equipped and up-to-date facility.
Career opportunities include Teaching, Automotive Technician, Automotive Parts Personnel,
Automotive Management, Shop
Owners, and Automotive Performance Personnel.
- Upon completion of Certificate of Achievement in Automotive Master, students are able to diagnose engine mechanical issues.
- Upon completion of Certificate of Achievement in Automotive Master, students are able to diagnose electrical issues.
- Upon completion of Certificate of Achievement in Automotive Master, students are able
to diagnose emission issues.
|AUTO LABA Automotive Lab||2|
|AUTO LABB Automotive Lab Advanced||2|
|AUTO L1 Advanced Engine Performance||5|
|AUTO L3 Light Duty Hybrid/Electric Vehicles||4|
|AUTO A1 Engine Repair||4|
|AUTO A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle||4|
|AUTO A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles||4|
|AUTO A4 Suspension and Steering||4|
|AUTO A5 Brakes||4|
|AUTO A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems||5|
|AUTO A7 Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning||4|
|AUTO A8 Engine Performance||5|
|AUTO A9 Light Vehicle Diesel Engines||4|
|AUTO SDR Specified Diagnostic and Repair||5|
|AUTO INTR Automotive Service and Introduction||4|
|AUTO INTL Automotive Service and Introduction Hands-On Lab and||2|
|AUTO INTZ Automotive Service and Introduction Lecture||2|
Updated: July 2022