AutomotiveCourse Title:
Automotive Technology

Course Numbers:
08635-11 (Kelly) 08635-111 (Florez) (A.M.)
08635-12 (Kelly) 08635-112 (Florez) (P.M.)

Course Curriculum:
F Safety, Preventative maintenance, cooling system repair, Wheel and tire repair and service, Tune-up, Brakes, Engine rebuilding, Drive train, Basic electrical, suspension and alignment.

Course Description:
Automotive Technology is performance-based. Students work at their own pace to achieve competence of the performance objective. Upon completion, students may obtain and be successful at an entry level job related to automotive technology. The class room simulates a live automotive shop. Student work on real customers’ vehicles to learn the techniques and procedures needed to repair today’s vehicles. Safety, work ethics, team work, and related academic skills are taught.

What does Automotive Technology offer?

  • College credit, and internships,
  • Industry connections
  • Real world automotive experience,
  • Skills to obtain entry level job opportunities

Benefits of the Automotive Technology class at C E C:

  • College credit, and internships,
  • Industry connections
  • Real world automotive experience,
  • Skills to obtain entry level job opportunities

Possible career choices in Automotive Technology include:

  • Automotive repair
  • Transportation repair
  • Service writer
  • Parts tech

Auto teaching staff“Knowledge is Power” Kelly

“You’re only as strong as your weakest link” Florez

“ To finish first you must first finish” Killorin

Course Credits:
Credits Per Semester: 15 Elective

Concurrent Enrollment:
3 College Credits/Concurrent enrollment with EGTC
ASE110- Brakes 1- 3 college credit hours
ASE210- Brakes 2 –3 college credit hours
ASE 130- General engine diagnosis -2 credit hour
ASE 160- Engine removal and installation 1- credit hour
ASE 161- Engine repair and repair 5 credit hours
ASE 165- Automotive machining 2 credit hours

Course Certifications Available:
Certificate of completion, Concurrent Enrollment college credit hours with EGTC

For additional Information:
Contact Mr. Kelly at: 720.423-6689 or Mike_Kelly@dpsk12.org

To Register:
Talk to your Counselor or call Dan DePinto, CEC counselor at 720-423-6681 to enroll.