Automotive Engine Repair


ASE identifies Engine Repair (A1) as an individual service area for certification. This can be taken as a standalone program or as part of the full Automotive Technology program.  The engine repair program involves theory and hands on training the following study areas:

  • Safety training, electrical fundamentals, General Engine Diagnosis
  • Cylinder Head and Valve Train Diagnosis and Repair, Engine Block Diagnosis and Repair, Lubrication and Cooling Systems Diagnosis and Repair,Fuel, Electrical, Ignition and Exhaust Systems Diagnosis and Repair
  • Manufacturer web-based training

ASE practice testing will be conducted in class, and the ASE A1 Certification Exam at an independent testing facility at the conclusion of the course.

Certificates and Licensures

  • MTECH Program Certificate in Engine Repair
  • Program Certification in ASE A1 Engine Repair

Program Snapshot

  Registration Eligibility: Adults and high school students who are age 16 and older and at least a junior in high school.

  Registration Availability: Registration for Fall 2019 opens April 23, 2019 at 8:00 am online on the MTECH Registration Portal and remains open until classes are full. It is recommended to create your MTECH Student Portal account in advance.

  Program Length: 150 Hours. This works out to be approximately 50 calendar days not including weekends and holidays.

  Times: Mornings and Afternoons. See schedule details below.

  Locations: MTECH Lehi Main and Spanish Fork Campuses

  Financial Aid Eligible: This program is not eligible for Financial Aid and Veterans Assistance.

Prerequisites

  Entrance Assessment: Students must take the MTECH Entrance Assessment. The Entrance Assessment is free and takes about an hour to complete. No appointment is necessary. To learn more visit mtec.edu/testing.

  High School Students: Students should coordinate with home high school counselors prior to registration. After completing the Career Ready Assessment and the Maintainence & Light Repair pre-requisite course, high school students may take any classes available that fit their schedule. Some programs are not a semester long, and students will need to take 2 individual programs to fill a semester.

  MTECH Counselor: Students enrolling in this program must meet with an MTECH Academic and Career Counselor prior to registration. High School students are encouraged to be accompanied by a parent. To schedule an appointment please visit mtec.edu/counseling.

  New Student Orientation: Students must complete the brief MTECH New Student Orientation prior to first day of class.  To learn more visit mtec.edu/nso.

  G1 Maintenance And Light Repair Course Completed with a B- or better prior to enrollment. This May Be Waived By Completion of the MLR Challenge Test in the Testing Center with a score of 70% and above, and either the completion of High School Auto Class, Auto Fundamentals, or adequate work experience.

  All students must have a valid driver’s license

Schedule

Session Location Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Days
Spring 2019 Spanish Fork 3/11/20 5/21/20 11:45 am 2:45 pm M-F

Tuition and Fees

Item Cost Notes
Registration Fee $40.00  
Program Fees $145.00 Includes facilities fee
Tuition $300.00  
total: $585.00  All tuition and fees are due at the time of registration.

Materials and Supplies

Item Cost Notes
Thompson Automotive Technology a Systems Approach, 7th Ed. $111.00  
Engine Repair NATEF Standard Job Sheets $56.00  
Shop Workshirt $25.00  
Toolkit $150.00  
Safety Glasses $10.00  
total: $352.00  
ASE Certification Exams $37.00 per exam

Optional - paid directly to ASE at time of testing

 

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