General Service Technician Certificate
- Nine month program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Full program offered at LSC-North Harris
- Automotive Technology Departments
The general service technician certificate program prepares the individual for basic, entry-level employment in the automotive service industry. The program provides course work specializing in brakes, under car mechanical, and the steering and suspension of the contemporary automobile and light truck that affect vehicle control and safety.
The automotive technology program has been reviewed by the National Automotive Technician Education Foundation and has full Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification. The student is prepared and is encouraged to take the appropriate ASE certification exams.
The general education core will transfer to a variety of colleges and universities. Contact a counselor or faculty member at any of the colleges for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.
Please e-mail Thomas.J.Robertson@LoneStar.edu or call 281.765.7949 for more information.
|First Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|AUMT 1405||Introduction to Automotive Technology||4|
|AUMT 1407||Automotive Electrical Systems||4|
|AUMT 1410||Automotive Brake Systems||3|
|Second Semester Courses||10 Credits|
|AUMT 1416||Steering & Suspension Systems||4|
|AUMT 2380||Auto Co-op Work Experience I1||4|
|General Service Technician Certificate Program Total||19 Credits|
No wage data available at this time1
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Auto Technician2
- Automotive Service Technician2
- Auto Mechanics2
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