AUTOMOTIVE TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLE TECH SPECIALIST
Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Description: 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.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Student will drain and replace fluid and filter(s).
Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Industrial Drive, Thomasville, Tifton, Select High Schools
Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters.
Cost of Program: Click Here.
Entrance Dates: Beginning of each semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older and have a valid driver’s license.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Additional Requirements: Students are required to obtain the necessary tools for the program prior to enrollment.
Program Final Exit Point: Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.
Credits Required for Graduation: 18 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
Note: Students currently enrolled in a local high school may receive a waiver regarding the requirement for a valid driver’s license. A student with a driver’s license waiver will not be allowed to operate a moving motor vehicle.
Note: Credits from this program may be applied to the Automotive diploma program.
For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, occupational information, etc., Please Click Here.
Automotive Transmission/Transaxle Tech Specialist TCC Course
|1. Occupational Courses (18 hours)|
|AUTT||1010||Automotive Technology Introduction||2|
|AUTT||2020||Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles||4|
|AUTT||2030||Automotive Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles||5|
|Seven (7) credit hours of Electrical System courses|
|AUTT||1020||Automotive Electrical Systems||7|
|AUTT||1021||Automotive Electrical Systems I||4|
|AUTT||1022||Automotive Electrical Systems II||3|
Note: AUTT 1021 and AUTT 1022 are used for part-time day and evening students in place of AUTT 1020. AUTT 1020 cannot be completed in one (1) semester by students enrolled exclusively in evening courses.