Automotive / Advanced Transportation


Automotive Faculty and StudentCollege 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.
The College offers education and training in:
  • Electrical Diagnosis and Troubleshooting
  • Engine Management Operation and Diagnosis
  • Natural Gas Vehicles (light and heavy-duty)
  • LPG Fueled Vehicles
  • Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Biofuels for Diesel Engines
Go to the College's Advanced Transporation Technologies degree and certificate programs.