Effective Fall 2012

This series of courses prepares the student to install and evaluate aftermarket performance equipment and modifications that will safely improve drivability and driver satisfaction of late model street-legal vehicles.  Students use diagnostic test equipment to determine performance enhancement, suitability, and compatibility with existing OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) mechanical/electrical and electronic controls.

Performance Standards

  • A competency credential must be completed within three years of enrollment in the credential.
  • Non-traditional credit such as credit-by-exam, work/life experience, and transfer credit is limited to one third of the total credits in the credential.  Two thirds of the requirements must be completed by course enrollment.
  • Students must earn a grade of C or better in each course to merit the credential.  


AMT265Automotive Engine Machining Processes 31.50 4.50 MREQ
AMT277Engine Head; Porting & Polishing Modifications 21 3 MREQ
AMT278Automotive Dynamometer & Performance Parts Testing I 31.50 4.50 MREQ
AMT279Automotive Dynamometer & Performance Parts Testing II 31.50 4.50 MREQ