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Automotive Electrical Specialist
Award type: Short-term Certificate
Skagit Valley College

Program Details
Program Overview for Automotive Electrical Specialist
ETP eligible Click for more information on Eligible Training Provider
yes
School
Skagit Valley College
Program website
Program contact
Ron Schaffner
(360) 416-7612
ron.schaffner@skagit.edu
Program description
Topics include the fundamentals of electricity i.e. Series, parallel and series-parallel circuit theory; measurement of voltage, amperage, and resistance; diagnosis and repair of automotive charging, battery and starting systems. The navigation of wiring diagrams and troubleshooting techniques will be discussed.
Financial Information
Tuition
Approximately $1,700 per quarter
Tuition per credit
$113.04 (WA Resident)
Fees
Students pay a Student Technology Fee of $5.00 per credit ($40 maximum), a Student Self-Assessed Fee of $1.50 per credit ($15 maximum), a General Fee of $4.50 ($67.50 maximum) and a Technology Fee of $12.00 per credit.
Books and materials
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Supplies, tools, uniform
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Other costs
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Program Information
Length of training
3 to 6 Months
Award type
Short-term Certificate
Credits
15
Clock hours
253
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: Skagit Transit

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Offered evenings/weekends
no
Offered onlineno
Entrance requirements
https://www.skagit.edu/admissions/getting-started/
Certification/license required to work in this field
no
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
no
Certification/license test preparation provided
no
Accreditation