Students seeking training in the areas of mechanics and transportation receive the most current training related to systems diagnostics, service, and repair. You learn to perform a wide range of diagnostics, repairs, and preventative maintenance on automobiles and light trucks. For instance, you will have extensive hands-on training in engine overhaul, manual and automatic drive train, 4-wheel alignment, brake service and repair, fuel systems, ignition systems, and air conditioning. Throughout the program, you may take Mopar CAP and other National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) industry certifications.
Upon completion you will be prepared for entry-level employment as a skilled technician in the automotive service and repair industry.
Fresno City College utilizes state-of-the-art labs, tools, and technologies to ensure students are workforce ready and qualified for appropriate certifications. The field of alternative fuels and hybrid electric vehicles is also an exciting and growing area in automotive/diesel technology. The Automotive/Diesel Technology programs will be certified by the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Education Foundation, General Motors ™ Corporation, Fiat Chrysler® Automobiles, and Volvo™ / Mack™ Trucks at our new Advanced Technology Center located in West Fresno.
To get things started, apply online. Be sure to also complete the online orientation, activate a WebAdvisor account and student email.
Once you have a student ID number, call 442-8273 to schedule an appointment with a counselor in the Applied Technology Office.
Counselors are available in the Applied Technology Division Office to assist students with creating a Student Education Plan for an Automotive Degree or Certificate.