Aug 03, 2021
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Electric Vehicle Technician (Tesla) Certificate of Completion Planning Guide
Shoreline Community College offers an optional one-quarter course of study for students in the GST/AST automotive program. This course leads to a certificate of completion in Electric Vehicle Technician service for Tesla Inc.
425-249-6156 firstname.lastname@example.org Rm 2914
206-546-4793 email@example.com Rm 2914
Certificate of Completion (17.5 Credits)
Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information in this publication. However, the information is subject to change without notice and final career decisions are the responsibility of the student.
Length of Program: 17.5 Credits
Completion Award: Certificate of Completion
Enrollment: Every Quarter
Approximate Quarterly Costs: $1700
(in addition to tuition, books and parking)
- CASAS test score of 220
- ESL level 5 or higher
- Instructor interview
- Permission to register
- Valid driver’s license
- Proof of insurability (i.e. Dept. of Licensing driving record)
- Most employers require drug testing
Work with your advisor to determine English and Math placement.
Core Requirements - 17.5 Credits
Students should automatically receive their Certificate after successful completion of all required courses. If you have not received your Certificate, please contact Jenifer Aydelotte in the office of Student Learning and Success at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206-546-4719.
Tesla START - What is it?
The intensive 12-week training program, Tesla START, provides students with the skills necessary for job placement as Service Technicians at Tesla Service Centers across North America.
Students will develop technical expertise and earn certifications through a blended approach of in-class theory, hands-on labs, and self-paced learning.
Students successfully completing this program by maintaining a GPA of 2.0 or better should be able to:
- Apply employability skills for success in an entry-level automotive technician position.
- Perform common maintenance, inspection, and service procedures for the eight automotive systems: Electric Drive systems and Axels, Brakes, Heating and Air Conditioning, Suspension and Steering, Electrical/Electronic Control, and Vehicle Performance.
- Identify and apply safe work practices working on/with vehicle systems, tools, equipment, lifts, ventilation, and hazardous waste disposal.
- Utilize service information systems to obtain specifications and proper service and maintenance procedures.
- Utilize service information and skills to diagnose basic automotive concerns.
- Utilize service information to remove and replace failed components.
Shoreline Community College
16101 Greenwood Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133-5696