Friday – August 23, 2019

Automotive Technology Maintenance Light Repair (2019-2020)

Technical Diploma
School of Technology and Applied Sciences /
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Career Cluster

Mequon Campus
Program Code: 30-602-4


For Information: 41-297-6315
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200


Overview – Get your career started quickly with the skills employers seek for light-duty repair technicians.

You will be trained to work in the “Quick Lane” or “Fast Lane” area where maintenance and light repairs are performed. Training will cover operation, diagnosis and repair of electrical systems, brakes, alignments, suspension, steering, climate control, and an introduction to engine performance. 


Career Pathway – After earning this technical diploma, your credits can be applied to completing the Automotive Technology – Comprehensive associate degree. Contact an MATC advisor for information.

 

Career Outlook – Entry-level technicians are in demand at automotive dealerships and repair garages.

View gainful employment data about this program

 

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate professionalism appropriate for the auto service industry
  • Perform diagnosis, service, and repair of automotive steering and suspension systems
  • Perform diagnosis, service, and repair of automotive brake systems
  • Perform diagnosis, service, and repair of automotive electrical and electronic systems
  • Perform diagnosis, service, and repair of automotive heating and air conditioning systems
     


Admission Requirement

  • High school diploma or GED
     


Possible Careers
Automotive Technician
Engine Repair Technician
Heating and Air Conditioning Technician
 

Related Programs
Automotive Technology – Comprehensive
Automotive Maintenance Technician
Auto Collision Repair and Finish Technician

 

Start Dates: August/January

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements. 

Eight-Week Terms
( ) = Semester Order for Full-Time Students

 

COURSES

Credits  

 

 

(1) AUTO2-150 Automotive Fundamentals    2

 

(1) AUTO2-161 Express Service ‡   3

 

(1) AUTO2-151 Electrical Systems 1 ‡   4

 

(1) ECON-195 Economics   3

 

    (or) ECON-219 Personal Finance and Consumer Economics
 
 
 
(2) AUTO2-159 Automotive Brakes ‡   4

 

(2) AUTO2-153 Alignment, Suspension and Steering ‡   3

 

(2) AUTO2-147 Electrical Systems 2 ‡   2

 

(2) AUTO2-152 Automotive Climate Control ‡   2

 

(2) AUTO2-154 Fuel Management 1 ‡   2

 

 


TOTAL CREDITS: 25

 

 

 


‡ Prerequisite required.

Program curriculum requirements are subject to change.

For class times and locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.
 

Page updated April 2019.