College of the Desert's Automotive and Advanced Transportation Technology programs
prepare automotive technicians for the alternative fuel, electric, and hybrid vehicles
traveling the roadways in increasing numbers. These advanced skills are taught through
courses conducted on campus as part of the College's A.S. Degree in Advanced Transportation
Technology, as well as through certificates offered for technicians seeking specialized
credentials. Courses are also taught for workforce skill development through short-term,
fee-based, and contract offerings.