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Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology Basic Certificate

Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Programs Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology

Basic Certificate (BC)

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The AFVT program will also give emergency response, auto insurance, and salvage yard personnel working knowledge to safely perform their tasks when working on or inspecting hybrid fuel vehicles. This program will also prepare automotive technicians and instructors to sit for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Advanced Engine Performance examination. 

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Credit Hours (CH)

Program/Plan Number

0099

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

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Prerequisites

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General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

16  CH
Automotive Technology
AUTOTEC 130
Topics in Alternative Fuel Technology 3
This course will introduce the student to special topics in alternative fuel vehicles and all related technology. Additionally, the course will provide the knowledge base needed to understand alternative fuel vehicles, green technology, and their effect on the current and future of the world. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in AUTOTEC 101,104,105,204,205 AND 206; OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 230
Introduction to Alternative Fuel Technology 4
This course will introduce the student to the theories and service techniques of alternative fuel vehicles in today's society. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in AUTOTEC 101,104,105,204,205, and 206; OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 231
AFT Hybrid Fuel Vehicles 4
This course builds upon the knowledge gained in the previous alternative fuel courses with an emphasis on theories and servicing techniques of hybrids and fuel-cell vehicles. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in AUTOTEC 101,104,105,204,205 AND 206; OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 232
Hybrid and Fuel Cell Vehicles 5
In this course, students will learn about alternative fuel technologies, apply advanced service techniques, and experiment with electric, hybrids, fuel-cell and other alternative energy source vehicles. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in AUTOTEC 101,104,105,204,205 AND 206; OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey

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Area of Focus

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Focus Electives

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