WMCC’s ASE accredited Automotive Technology Certificate program will provide you a cutting-edge education that is meeting the changing needs of the automotive industry.  Our knowledgeable faculty prepares future technicians with the high-level skills to diagnose and service increasingly complex foreign and domestic trucks and automobiles.

Program available in Berlin.

Fall SemesterLecLabCr
ACAD105WAcademic Readiness101
AUTO101WIntroduction to Automotive Service233
AUTO112WAutomotive Electricity I334
AUTO115WAutomotive Engines and Related Systems233
 Semester Total8911
Spring SemesterLecLabCr
AUTO113WAutomotive Power Trains466
AUTO114WAutomotive Electricity II334
 Semester Total7910
 Total Credits for Year  21
Fall SemesterLecLabCr
AUTO211WAutomotive Electronics233
AUTO212WChassis Service and Alignment Procedures285
AUTO213WAutomotive Welding122
 Semester Total51310
Spring SemesterLecLabCr
AUTO214WComputerized Diagnostic Service & Air Conditioning386
AUTO215WAutomotive Suspension and Brakes334
 Semester Total61110
 Total Credits for Year  20
 Total for Certificate  41

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will be prepared to:

  • Demonstrate skills in suspension and steering.
  • Demonstrate skills in brake systems.
  • Demonstrate skills in electrical/electronic systems.
  • Demonstrate skills in engine repair.
  • Demonstrate skills in engine performance.
  • Demonstrate skills in automatic and manual power trains.
  • Demonstrate skills in air conditioning and heating systems.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.
  • Demonstrate competence in the use of general and highly specialized tools and equipment.
  • Demonstrate professional ethics, honesty, and respect when dealing with customers,  coworkers, and supervisors.

41 Credits Required


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