Transmission Repair Certificate

(formerly Automotive Transmission Certificate)

Curriculum Code: AUT.TRN.CERT (C447E)

(Total Program Credits: 22)

The Transmission certificate program is designed to provide the student with skills necessary to seek entry-level employment at a transmission repair facility.

Instruction includes electricity and electronics for electrical applications to the transmission, complete brake system servicing, use of lathes for disc and drum-machining, asbestos safety control, transmission removal, overhaul and replacement, clutch replacement, universal joints, driveshafts, differential diagnosis and repair, and torque converter clutch systems.

Program Map for Full-Time Students

Semester One: Fall

Course NumberTitleCredits
AUT 112Introduction to Automotive Technology

3 credits

AUT 127Automotive Electricity & Electronics I #

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:7

Semester Two: Spring

Course NumberTitleCredits
AUT 136Brakes Systems #

4 credits

AUT 275Manual Transmissions & Drives #

6 credits

Total Credit Hours:10

AUT 275◊: can be taken concurrently with AUT 136◊.

Semester Three: Summer

Course NumberTitleCredits
AUT 277Advanced Automatic Transmission & Repair #

5 credits

Total Credit Hours:5

See AUT course descriptions.

Chairperson: Ken Davis, Ext. 3454, Email: kennethdavis@triton.edu