ASTA 400 - Automotive Service Technician Level 4 Apprenticeship

Students who enroll in Automotive Service Technician Level 4 will learn all of the areas of study that an automotive apprentice requires to obtain Fourth Year Technical Training Certification. Curriculum is determined as per the Industry Training Authority.

 

Hours: 180 (Lecture Hours: 90; Shop/Teaching Kitchen: 90)

 

Total Weeks: 6

 

Prerequisites:
None

 

Non-Course Prerequisites:
Eligibility as indicated by the Industry Training Authority

 

Co-requisites:
None

 

Course Content:
Clutch Systems
- Service Clutch Systems
- Describe Transmission Removal and Installation Procedures
Manual Transmissions
- Calculate Gear Ratios
- Service Transmission Shifting Linkages
- Overhaul Manual Transmissions
Automatic Transmissions
- Describe Torque Converters
- Describe Planetary Gear Trains
- Overhaul Automatic Transmissions
- Service Hydraulic and Electrical Control Systems
General Automotive Maintenance
- Service drive lines
- Service Final Drives, Differentials and Axles
All Wheel Drive / Four Wheel Drive Systems
- Inspect All Wheel Drive Systems
- Service Mechanical / Electronic Four Wheel Drive Systems
Hybrid driveline technologies
- Describe hybrid vehicle systems
- Describe Hybrid drive systems

 

Learning Outcomes:

This course follows the prescribed ITA Provincial curriculum for Automotive Service Technician Level 4. This document can be found in its most current form at: http://www.itabc.ca/program/automotive-service-technician-ast-1-2-3-and-4

 

 

Grading System: Percentage

 

Passing Grade: 70%

 

Percentage of Individual Work: 100

 

Additional Course Comments:
Students will sign and adhere to the Trades and Apprenticeship Safety and Attendance Policy.

 

Supplies:

CSA approved footwear, coveralls and clear safety glasses

 

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