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AUTO 4011 - Electric Vehicle Technology and Service

Automotive Mechanics Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

​Battery Electric Vehicle Technology and Service prepares Automotive Service Technicians (AST) to safely diagnose and service high voltage electric vehicles. Certified AST Technicians, registered AST 3rd or 4th year apprentices, build on previous understanding of conventional vehicle systems, to develop skills in preparation for the exponential increase in electric vehicles on our roads. This course has a 6 hour online self-paced module that must be completed in advance of the 30 hour classroom/shop training period.

Prerequisite(s)

​Automotive Service Technician Red Seal Endorsement or Level ITA 2 CofQ or higher.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$996.31

Fall 2021

Below are four offerings of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 48453

Tue Sep 21 - Fri Oct 01 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 21 - Sep 24 Online
Sep 27 - Oct 01 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$996.31

Notes

  1. This session combines both online self-paced learning and classroom delivery. Students are required to complete and pass Online Modules 1, 2 & 3 prior to arriving at BCIT Burnaby Campus for the classroom and shop technical training Sep 27 - Oct 1. CSA approved safety glasses and steel-toed footwear required.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 48454

Tue Oct 19 - Fri Oct 29 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 19 - Oct 22 Online
Oct 25 - Oct 29 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$996.31

Notes

  1. This session combines both online learning and classroom delivery. Students are required to complete and pass Online Modules 1, 2, & 3 prior to arriving at BCIT for the classroom and shop technical training Oct 25 – 29. CSA approved safety glasses and steel-toed footwear required.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 48455

Tue Nov 16 - Fri Nov 26 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 16 - Nov 19 Online
Nov 22 - Nov 26 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$996.31

Notes

  1. This session combines both online learning and classroom delivery. Students are required to complete and pass Online Modules 1, 2 & 3 prior to arriving at BCIT for the classroom and shop technical training Nov 22 – 26. CSA approved safety glasses and steel-toed footwear required.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

CRN 48456

Tue Nov 30 - Fri Dec 10 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 30 - Dec 03 Online
Dec 06 - Dec 10 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$996.31

Notes

  1. This session combines both online learning and classroom delivery. Students are required to complete and pass Online Modules 1, 2 & 3 prior to arriving at BCIT for the classroom and shop technical training Dec 6 – 10. CSA approved safety glasses and steel-toed footwear required.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply high voltage safety procedures.
  • Distinguish different categories of high voltage vehicles
  • Service High Voltage Powertrain Systems
  • Service high voltage battery charging systems
  • Compare high voltage vehicle transmission type
  • Service high voltage vehicle temperature management systems
  • Distinguish the maintenance procedures for high voltage vehicles
  • Associate causes for common symptoms found in current high voltage vehicles

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