Additional information available on the Automotive Technology Department website.
The Automotive Parts Certificate is designed for students to learn the basics of shop safety and common shop equipment. Students learn about vehicle electricity and wiring diagrams, as well as starting and charging systems. Students learn about a variety of automotive components (brakes, suspension, steering, transmissions, automotive computers, etc.), as well as the proper methods for completing parts invoices, repair orders, sales receipts and tickets. In addition, students learn about handling and pricing procedures used in parts areas, warehouse distributors, and retail and wholesale prices.