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AUTO 4011 - Battery Electric Vehicle Technology and Service

Automotive Mechanics Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

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

$950.00

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 87905

Thu Mar 05 - Fri Mar 13 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 05 - Mar 06 Thu/Fri Online
Mar 09 - Mar 13 Mon - Fri 07:30 - 14:00 BBY NE16

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$950.00

Notes

  1. This session combines both online learning and classroom delivery. Students are required to complete and pass Online Modules 1, 2, and 3 prior to arriving at BCIT for the classroom and shop technical training. 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.

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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

Effective as of Winter 2020

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