This course is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in the automotive field. Emphasis will be placed on the safe and proper use of tools and equipment used by the automotive technician and apprentice helper. This course is taught in a combination of classroom and on-the-job training. Topics of instruction include major automobile repair work, tune-up, brakes, valve grinding, and also transmission repair work.
Integrated throughout the course are career preparation and academic content standards, which include basic skills, communication, interpersonal skills, problem solving, safety, technology, and other employment skills.
- CTE Sector: Transportation
- CTE Pathway: Mechanical Systems Installation and Repair
- Time of Class: Day Time
- Located at: California, Whittier
- Recommended Prerequisite: TBA