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ATAT 300 - Automotive Service Technician Level 3
ATAT 300

This course will provide all of the areas of study that an automotive apprentice requires to obtain Third Year Technical Training Certification. Curriculum is determined as per the Industry Training Authority.


  • Total Hours: 210
  • Lecture Hours: 105
  • Shop Teaching Kitchen: 105
Total Weeks: 7

This course is offered online: No

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Level 2 Apprenticeship Technical Training or successful challenge of Industry Training Authority Level 2 Placement Exam.
Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, the apprentice should be able to work in an automotive shop safely, and perform correct repair procedures typical of a third year apprentice including:
  • Describe Advanced Electrical and Electronic Principles
  • Interpret Advanced Wiring Diagrams
  • Describe Advanced Diagnostic Procedures
  • Use Advanced Electrical Test Equipment
  • Describe Computer Control Systems
  • Describe Multiplex and Network Systems
  • Describe Fuel Types
  • Describe Carburetors
  • Service Fuel Delivery Components
  • Service Gasoline Fuel Injection Components
  • Describe Alternate Fuels
  • Describe Electronic Ignition Principles
  • Service Electronic Distributor Ignition Systems
  • Service Electronic Ignition Systems
  • Describe Engine Management Systems
  • Test Engine Management Input Sensors
  • Test Engine Management Output Actuators
  • Analyze On Board Diagnostic System Data
  • Describe New Vehicle Technology
  • Describe Hybrid Vehicle Systems
  • Describe Vehicle Emissions
  • Describe Emission Legislation
  • Service Pre-Combustion Emission Systems
  • Service Post-Combustion Emission Systems
  • Test Evaporative Emission Systems
  • Perform Exhaust Gas Analysis
  • Knowledge: Use initiative to identify tasks
  • Attitudes: Use time productively at all times
  • Skills: Select and use appropriate tools
Grading System: Percentage

Passing Grade: 70%
Percentage of Individual Work: 100

Course Offered in Other Programs:
  • Coveralls
  • Footwear having CSA approved safety-toe protection
  • CSA approved safety glasses with clear lenses
  • Learning modules
  • Notebooks
  • Calculator.

Textbooks: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.

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