GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program are located at www.csn.edu/gainful-employment.
This program prepares students for entry level careers as maintenance and light repair technicians. Students completing this Certificate will be able to repair battery, starting, charging and electrical system malfunctions, brake, steering, suspension and air conditioning systems, and perform engine mechanical diagnosis and maintenance related engine service. Students will be knowledgeable and proficient in safe operating procedures in the lab, in the use of hand and power tools, DVOM’s scan tools, electronic service information systems, and in general knowledge of the automotive industry. Students will be knowledgeable in special maintenance techniques related to alternative fueled and hybrid electric vehicles. Students will also be qualified to obtain a Nevada Class 1G smog inspector licensure.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
Understand, identify, and implement safe working procedures and successfully pass the SP/2 examinations.
Prepare to obtain a Nevada Class 1G smog certification.
Prepare to take the following ASE/NATEF certification exams: ASE A1, ASE A4, ASE A5, ASE A6, and ASE A7.