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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Apex Technical School | Evaluated Learning Experience

3.Automotive Power Trains

Formerly Power Trains

Version 1 and 2: 900 hours total. Each segment 150 hours (5 weeks); includes approximately 75 hours of supervised shop experience.

24-02 Queens Plaza South, Long Island City , NY.

Version 1: January 1999 - December 2010. Version 2: January 2011 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1 and 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to: service steering systems; remove and install components of suspension systems, including springs, ball joints, struts, and wheel bearings; perform wheel alignments; inspect and service automatic transmissions; troubleshoot manual transmissions; troubleshoot and service drive shafts; service the clutch system for a vehicle with a manual transmission.


Version 1 and 2: Major topics include: steering systems; suspension systems; wheel alignment; automatic transmissions; manual transmissions; drive shafts; clutch systems.

Credit recommendation: 

For Automotive Service and Repair program credit recommendations, refer to Course 6. Automotive Performance.