Automotive Brake and Suspension Certificate

Curriculum AUT.BRK.CERT (C447B)

The Brake and Suspension certificate is designed to provide the student with skills necessary for entry-level employment at a brake and suspension repair facility.

Program does not include all of the high-tech courses necessary for today’s master technician.

Instruction includes complete brake system servicing, use of lathes for disc and drum machining, asbestos safety control, front-end alignment, active suspension and steering system diagnosis and repair.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology

3

 

AUT 114

Fuel Management Systems

4

 

AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I

4

 

 

 

11

Semester Two

#

AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair

4

#

AUT 240

Steering, Suspension & Alignment

4

#

AUT 280

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Fundamentals

2

 

 

 

10

 

 

Total semester credits

21

See AUT course descriptions.

Coordinator: William O'Connell, Ext. 3451

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/AutomotiveBrakeSuspension_Certificate_C447B.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.