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Brakes Technician

man auto brakesThe Brakes Technician Program is one of eight areas of completion in the automotive technician program. Certificates are given for successful completion of each area. Areas can be taken as separate programs. Eight areas of completion: electrical systems, engine repair, engine performance, heating and air conditioning, brakes, steering and suspension, manual drive train, automatic transmissions. The Automotive Technician program is a master certified program through the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). The program, along with actual work experience in the automotive repair field, will prepare you to be a Master ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Technician. The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), certifies technicians.

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2016-2017 Program Dates

Full-Time (M-Th, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.)

  • 9/7/2016 – 10/4/2016
  • 1/25/2017 – 2/22/2017

Part-Time (M-Th, 12-4 9.m. or 5-9 p.m.)

  • 9/21/2016 – 11/14/2016
  • 2/8/2017 – 4/10/2017

 

Program Cost

  • Total Contact Hours: 120
  • Total Credit Hours: 6.00
  • Cost per Credit: $88
  • Books and Additional Fees: $144
  • Estimated Program Cost: $672

 

Courses

Code Course Credits
ASE 110 Brakes I 3.00
ASE 210 Brakes II 3.00

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Earning Potential

Entry-level

  • Hourly Pay = $10.43
  • Annual Salary = $21,700

Experienced

  • Hourly Pay = $22.34
  • Annual Salary = $46,460

 

To what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Equipment maintenance technician
  • Heavy equipment technician
  • Parts specialist
  • Service advisor
  • Service technician
  • Small engine repair
  • Warranty administrator

 

What types of companies might hire me?

  • Auto repair supply stores
  • Auto repair shops
  • Car dealerships
  • Car leasing companies

 

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