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AUTO 824 Smog Check Inspector Training Level I (Apprenticeship)

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Course Description

Provides students with fundamental knowledge of engine and emission control theory, design, and operation. Students who successfully complete this training course will have met the first of two requirements for the Smog Check Inspector license. This course is not required for students who hold ASE or BAR A6, A8, and L1 certifications. NOTE: This course requires the student to be able to use hand tools that require a twisting motion, lifting objects that weigh a minimum of 35 pounds, and vision capabilities to read mechanical precision measurement tools (similar to reading 8 or 9 pt font from 6-12 inches away).

Units: 3.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-27
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: This course is specific for indentured apprentices who are members of the Local Machinist Union.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU