Automotive Alternative Fuels
Certificate of Achievement

The emphasis of the Automotive Alternative Fuels Certificate is on key alternative vehicle systems including their basic operation, function, and service. The systems include engine management, emission controls, electronic/electronic controls, and on-board diagnostics related to alternate fueled vehicles.This certificate is designed to prepare students and incumbent employees for entry-level positions at local automotive dealerships, independent repair facilities, national repair chains, and parts suppliers, as well as fleet services specializing in alternative fuels. The applicable courses are National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) compliant, meet the standards of National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3), and integrate Mopar College Automotive Program (CAP) Local levels 0 and 1 online coursework. 

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
AUTO 010 Introduction to Automotive Technology 4
AUTO 040E CNG Diagnosis & Repair 4
AUTO 045A Intro to Alternative Fuel Vehicles 2

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
AUTO 011B Auto Electronics & Electrical Systems 4
AUTO 043A Intro to Hybrid, Electric & Fuel-Cell Vehicle Technology 3
AUTO 095A Automotive Technology Work Experience 2