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ASTP 4530 - Advanced Engine Management Systems

Automotive Service Technician Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

To support you and your education, BCIT is adapting applied learning in formats appropriate to the unfolding global situation. Spring and Summer PTS classes are being delivered in an online format unless you are notified otherwise.

Course Details

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills required to diagnose, service, and repair vehicle engine management systems.



This course was retired after the Winter 2020 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the diagnostic approach.
  • Describe diagnostic routines, symptoms, and systems.
  • Describe engine management systems.
  • Test engine management input sensors.
  • Test engine management output actuators.
  • Analyse on-board diagnostic system data.
  • Describe new technology engine control systems.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2014

Programs and courses are subject to change without notice.

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