Automotive Service II

Certificate Description

Do you like to get in and do things with your hands? Love the sound of a roaring engine? The Automotive Technician II Program may be the career path for you. Today’s repair facilities are actively seeking technicians that have the knowledge and the drive to successfully diagnose and repair problems that occur in today’s highly sophisticated cars.

Coursework is presented by skilled and experienced instructors that provide real-world based training in accordance with National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. This prepares graduates to pass the National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams.

Upon successful completion of the Automotive Service I program, students may enroll in the Automotive Service II advanced program for advanced training in: electrical/electronic systems, engine performance, engine mechanical, steering/suspension, brakes, manual drive trains/axles, automatic transmissions and heating/ventilation/air conditioning.  This program supports the Bridgerland Technical College mission to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and hands-on technical education to the Bear River Region.

Program Objectives

A graduate will successfully use schematics to safely diagnose and repair: lighting, electrical (including hybrids), digital automotive, and safety systems.

A graduate will safely repair engine control systems for proper vehicle operation.

A graduate will evaluate internal combustion engines and complete engine repair and rebuilding procedures.

A graduate will successfully diagnosis and safely repair the suspension, steering, alignment, related electronics, and tire/wheel systems.

A graduate will successfully diagnosis and safely repair brake systems (disc, drum, power boosters, and anti-lock electronics), hydraulic operations.

A graduate will successfully diagnosis and safely repair drive train, clutch, manual transmission/transaxle, and 4-wheel drive systems.

A graduate will successfully diagnosis and safely repair automatic transmissions/transaxles, drivetrain, clutch packs, hydraulic circuits, transaxles, and torque converters.

A graduate will successfully demonstrate the ability to safely work with refrigerants and superheated liquids, cabin climate control systems, and automotive passenger comfort systems.

Certificate Courses

Additional Requirements

Prerequisites: Automotive Service Certificate (courses must be complete with a 3 or better for enrollment eligibility) or related industry experience (as approved by the Department Head).

Prerequisites Documentation Form

For additional information on occupational profile, please click here.

Employment Outlook
What is the difference between a job and a career?
The words career and job are very different. To be specific, a job is what you show up to for work; a career spans your lifetime and includes your education, training, professional memberships, and is something you love doing.

Step 1 - Let's Get Started - Admissions

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, open-exit, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available. Please contact SSA's for questions about this program, or check start dates.

The first step is to fill out the application for Bridgerland Technical College

Logan Campus Application

Step 2 - Complete Prerequisite(s)

Pre-Enrollment: Automotive Service or related industry experience (as approved by the Department Head).

Step 3 - Enrollment and Registration

Meet with a Student Services Representative to complete your enrollment. You will declare your starting date, enrolled hours, and set up your payment schedule. No appointment is necessary. If you have any questions, Student Services can be reached at 435-753-6780 or studentservices@btech.edu.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$1,325 - this is an estimate.
Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: Yes

Estimated Monthly Payment:

$265

Estimated Books & Supplies

Cost varies by specialization and/or electives chosen.

Click here for books and supplies details (ISBN/edition).

Campus Locations

Logan Campus - Main

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
600 Hours - 6 months
Hours per Week
30
Certificate Availability
High School Students:
Arranged - varies by high school

Adult Students:
Mon - Fri: 8 am - 2:30 pm

Outcome Data

N/A

Give Us a Year Get a New Career

Its never too late to get an education to better your career or go off to a University.

A Little About Bridgerland Technical College

The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies.

Read More

Get In Touch

Hours of Operation

Logan Campus - Main

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)

Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham City Branch Campus 

Telephone: 435-734-0614

In-Person Hours Brigham City Branch Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

SafeUtah App

Get it on Google Play

If you need to contact any of our instructors or staff members please Click Here.

Contact Us

Logan Campus - Main (Office)
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016