Automotive Transmission Repair

(formerly Automotive Transmission Certificate)

Curriculum AUT.TRN.CERT (C447E)

The Transmission certificate program is designed to provide the student with skills necessary to seek entry-level employment at a transmission repair facility.

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

Instruction includes electricity and electronics for electrical applications to the transmission, complete brake system servicing, use of lathes for disc and drum-machining, asbestos safety control, transmission removal, overhaul and replacement, clutch replacement, universal joints, driveshafts, differential diagnosis and repair, and torque converter clutch systems.

Last Update Effective: 8/21/16

Semester One

Credit Hours


AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology



AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I






Semester Two


AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair



AUT 275

Manual Transmissions & Drives1






Semester Three


AUT 277

Advanced Automatic Transmission & Repair








Total credits required


See AUT course descriptions.

1AUT 275◊ can be taken concurrently with AUT 136◊.

Coordinator: Michael DiGangi, Ext. 3456

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