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Engine Performance Technician

men auto engineThe Engine Performance Technician Program is one of eight areas of completion in the automotive technician program. Certificates are given for successful completion of each area. A master completion certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of all eight areas. 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.

Automotive Service Program Flyer

 

2016-2017 Program Dates

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

  • 3/20/2017 – 5/31/2017

 

Program Cost

  • Total Contact Hours: 292.5
  • Total Credit Hours: 15.00
  • Cost per Credit: $88
  • Books and Additional Fees: $360
  • Estimated Program Cost: $1,680

 

Courses

Code Course Credits
ASE 134 Automotive Emissions 2.00
ASE 234 Advanced Automotive Emissions 2.00
ASE 132 Ignition System Diagnosis and Repair 2.00
ASE 233 Auto Fuel Injection and Emissions Systems II 4.00
ASE 235 Driveability Diagnosis 1.00
ASE 236 Advanced Drivability Diagnosis/Repair 4.00

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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

Source: CO LMI, Occupational Employment Statistics Survey Data for 2007 in Denver - Aurora MSA

 

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
  • Gas stations
  • Local government
  • Specialty Shops such as Brakes or Tires

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From our students...

The small class sizes are great as well as the evening times. I would absolutely recommend EGTC – it offers a great family, school and work balance.

Staci Halkowich
Student

From our teachers...

Esthetician is an industry that has lots of variety. You can work at a spa, you can be a sales rep, or work at a waxing company; there is a lot that you can do with this career.

 

Linda Troute
Esthetician Instructor