Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist (Certificate)
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.
- Location: Flint River and Griffin Campuses
- Major Code: AA71
- Award Level: TCC
- Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
- Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
- Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 18
- Submit completed application and application fee
- Be at least 16 years of age
- Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
- Meet assessment requirements
Approximate additional costs other than tuition, fees, and textbooks
- Tools (suggested/not required) $500 and up
- Equipment/supplies (suggested/not required) $70 and up
The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.
Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.
Program Courses Credits
|AUTT 1010—Automotive Technology Introduction||2|
|AUTT 1020—Automotive Electrical Systems||7|
|AUTT 2020—Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles||4|
|AUTT 2030—Automotive Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles||5|