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.

Last Update Effective: 8/23/09

Semester One

Credit Hours


AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology



AUT 114

Fuel Management Systems



AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I






Semester Two


AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair



AUT 240

Steering, Suspension & Alignment



AUT 280

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Fundamentals








Total semester credits


See AUT course descriptions.

Coordinator: William O'Connell, Ext. 3451

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