This course covers basic electrical theory, wiring diagrams, test equipment, and diagnosis, repair, and replacement of batteries,starters, and alternators. Topics include Ohm’s Law, circuit construction, wiring diagrams, circuit testing, and basic troubleshooting. Upon completion, students should be able to properly use wiring diagrams, diagnose, test, and repair basic wiring, battery, starting,
charging, and electrical concerns.
This course is part of the full-time Automotive Service Technician Foundation Program.
Course code: AUTO 1238
Length: 175 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/AUTO-1238.pdf
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.