Automotive EssentialsInvest in Yourself or Someone ElseThe Automotive Essentials course teaches adult learners the basics of automotive systems, maintenance, and repairs in preparation for an entry-level mechanic position. This course will also prepare adult learners with the knowledge needed to complete state safety and emission certification classes. These classes (PA Safety Inspection Certification $180 / PA State Emissions Certification $160 + $39.99 PennDOT Registration).Topics covered:Introduction to Automotive BrakesSafety (SP2 certifications)SuspensionSteeringAutomotive HVACTools (hand, power, precision measuring, lift safety)Basic Engine TheoryBasic engine tear down-rebuild Automotive Transmission TheoryBasic automotive electrical principles Emissions Certification classElectrical Systems Theory State Safety Inspection classEngine Performance (Fuel Theory, Air Theory, Ignition Theory, Cooling Theory, Emissions Theory)_____________________________________________________________________________________Hours 88 hoursCost $1,200Acceptable forms of paymentPersonal Pay: Credit/Debit, Money Order, or CashCompany Pay: Company Credit Card or Company Check Registration and fee deadline is one week prior to the first class. Individuals are not considered registered with DCTS until payment is made and a completed application is submitted to the Adult & Continuing Education Office. Tues & Thurs (88 hrs.) 4:00p – 8:00pSept 23 – Dec 9, 2021 Space is limited so sign up early to confirm your seat.