Centennial Colleges Enrolment Services (Student Hubs) will be closed from 12:00pm – 2:00pm on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Progress Campus and Morningside Campus. Story Arts Centre and Ashtonbee Campus Enrolment Services will be open regular hours.

Electrical/Electronics and Emissions

Course Code APST-107
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

In this course the apprentice will acquire knowledge in developing diagnostics, testing and repair procedures techniques in Electrical / Electronics and Emissions Systems. This course deals with the basics and operation of electrical systems, fuels and emissions. It will introduce atomic theory, ohms law and its applications. Electrical circuits and calculations will be discussed and verified with multimeters. Magnetism will be introduced and its relationship with the operation of motors, generators, alternators and solenoids etc.. Other subject areas will include batteries and testing, circuit protection, wiring repairs and wiring schematics. Fuels,fuel system basics, Intake and exhaust systems, basic Emission controls and basic Hybrid systems and safe working practices. All will following manufacturers’ recommendations.

The course will incorporate techniques in test taking skills to prepare the apprentice for writing the Certificate of Qualification as an Automotive Service Technician at the end of their apprenticeship. The apprentice will also identify and apply the principles of student success to all areas of training.