Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems Technician, TCC (AE41)

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Chair: Mason Miller

Program Description: This certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to diagnose, service, and repair basic electrical/electronic automotive systems as an entry level technician. Topics covered include automotive shop safety, electrical theory and circuit diagnosis, automotive batteries, starting and charging systems, instrumentation, lighting, and various vehicle accessories.

Length of Program: One (1) Semester

Locations offered:
Thomasville
Tift County High School
Moultrie (Industrial Drive)
Turner County High School
Worth County High School

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will demonstrate proper use of a digital multimeter (DMM).

Entrance Date: 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 possess 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 Electrical/Electronic Systems Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 9 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.

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.

Cost
1st Term
Books: $354.28
Fees: $349.00
Tuition: $801.00
Total: $1,504.28

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: Occupational Courses

9

AUTT 1010 Automotive Technology Intro 2
Seven (7) credit hours of Electrical System courses 7
AUTT 1020 Automotive Electrical Systems 7
AUTT 1021 Automotive Electrical Systems I 4
AUTT 1022 Automotive Electrical Systems II 3

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