Alternative Transportation Technology

What it is about

Mobile Equipment Maintenance and Repair Pathway Description: Curriculums in the Mobile Equipment Maintenance and Repair pathway prepare individuals for employment as entry-level transportation service technicians. The program provides an introduction to transportation industry careers and increases student awareness of the diverse technologies associated with this dynamic and challenging field.

Courses you will take

Course work may include transportation systems theory, braking systems, climate control, design parameters, drive trains, electrical/electronic systems, engine repair, engine performance, environmental regulations, materials, product finish, safety, steering/suspension, transmission/transaxles, and sustainable transportation, depending on the program major area chosen.

What you will gain

Graduates of this pathway should be prepared to take professional licensure exams, which correspond to certain programs of study, and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry.

Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates

View Program Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, & Certificates
  • Alternative Transportation Technology Diploma
  • Alternative Transportation Technology – Advanced Electric Drive Certificate
  • Alternative Transportation Technology – Alternative Fuels Certificate

 

Currently enrolled North Carolina high school students may be eligible for the Career and College Promise (CCP) program:

Career and College Promise (CCP)  ▶

Faculty Contact

Joe Shook
(828) 694-1686
jd_shook@blueridge.edu