Certificate of Completion in Automotive Engine Repair

Certificate Information

Academic Plan

CCL Automotive Engine Repair

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail


Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Applied Technology


This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better for each course listed in the Required Courses area.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Automotive Engine Repair provides individuals with the technical knowledge and skills needed by automotive technicians specializing in the area of engine repair. The curriculum within this certificate aligns with the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Automobile and Light Truck Certification A1 Test.

See program advisor for additional certificate offerings. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Automotive Service is also available.

What You’ll Learn

This program will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Demonstrate safe personal and workplace habits according to industry standards.
  2. Comply with federal, state and local regulations with respect to the handling, storage, recycling and disposal of hazardous and toxic materials.
  3. Locate and interpret appropriate service information.
  4. Apply industry relevant strategies to properly diagnose the root cause of customer reported concerns in automotive engine systems.
  5. Apply industry relevant procedures to properly repair automotive engine systems.
  6. Apply industry relevant procedures to properly service automotive engine systems.
  7. Prepare the vehicle for delivery to the customer according to industry standards.
  8. Use, maintain, and store automotive tools, equipment and workspace according to professional standards.
  9. Practice industry accepted ethical behavior.
  10. Demonstrate industry standard professionalism that includes dress, attendance, communication and customer service.
  11. Effectively communicate with diverse audiences orally, visually, and in writing.
  12. Demonstrate the ability to learn and adapt in an evolving technical environment.

Required Courses

Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Students are required to take (ASE102++ AND ASE111++) OR ASE113++ for a total of four (4) credits.
ASE102Automotive Express Service (2) OR
ASE102AUAutomotive Express Service (2)
ASE111Engine Diagnosis and Inspection (2) OR
ASE111AUEngine Diagnosis and Inspection (2)4
ASE113Engine Repair (4) OR
ASE113AUEngine Repair (4)4

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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Automotive Engine Repair (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=137172).

Major: 5928N
First Term: 2019 Fall
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 4
CIPS code: 47.0604
SOC codes: 49-2096.00, 49-3023.00, 49-3023.01, 49-3023.02
Initiating College:
Program Availability: - GW, GC, MC
Occupational Area: Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
Instructional Council:
Last Updated: 02/25/2020