7210 Auto Skill Tech 1 (NATEF) Two Hours
This course is designed to acquaint the student with the basic skills and technology of an automobile. This course is divided into the following subject areas: Hand tools and safety, engine theory and rebuild, Cooling systems, Lubrication systems, Brakes, Steering systems, Suspension systems and Alignment. Approximately 60% of the course work will be involved with classroom activities using school owned automotive components. The remainder will be using school owned as well as student owned vehicles. Access to a vehicle is not necessary but encouraged. The cost of student projects will be covered by the student. With the major advances in Automotive Technology students will need a working knowledge of the vehicle and vehicle systems to make necessary repairs. A student failing the 1st semester will not continue to the 2nd semester. Materials Required: Safety glasses. Fees: $80.