Course Map for

Automotive Maintenance

Course # 866000

Teacher: Alan Gatenby
Grade Level: 11-12
Last updated on Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Month Content Skills Assessment


2 Safety, Safety Test,

4 Tools,

5 Fasteners,

6 Measuring devices,

7 Power tools

Demonstrate: Tools, fasteners, measuring devices

Record shop service and repair on shop record form

Complete written assignments

Safety test

Demonstrate correct tool of the job

October 20, 21, 22 Lubrication and Cooling Systems

8, 9, 10 11 Engine Types, Construction and Operation

23, 24 Electrical Systems Battery

Demonstrate: Oil change, cooling system test, VAT40 Written assignments

Perform oil change, fluid checks, cooling system service and testing

Perform electrical system testing using the VAT 40

November 27, 28, 29 Ignition Systems Demonstrate: Compression testing, torque wrench use, battery service Shop record due at end of first/third term

Perform ignition system tune up, battery sevice

Practical Exercise

December 51, 52 Brakes

31, 32 Emission Control Systems

Demonstrate: Brake System service, bleeding. Perform brake system repair and service/bleeding

Practical Exercise


31, 32 Emission Control Systems, continued  Demonstrate: Emission system inspection and service Practical Exercise

Perform emission system inspection and service

Shop record due at end of second/fourth term

Assignments consist of correctly answering questions/statements contained in each of the assigned chapters in sentence form. Written assignments must be submitted on or before the date posted on the white board. No late written assignments will be evaluated.