Engine Performance Technician
The 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.
2016-2017 Program Dates
Full-Time (M-Th, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.)
- 3/20/2017 – 5/31/2017
- Total Contact Hours: 292.5
- Total Credit Hours: 15.00
- Cost per Credit: $88
- Books and Additional Fees: $360
- Estimated Program Cost: $1,680
|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|
It's free to apply to Emily Griffith Technical College. You're under no obligation once you apply. Filling out an application allows us to connect you with people who can provide more information about your preferred studies and career goals.
- Hourly Pay = $10.43
- Annual Salary = $21,700
- 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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