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TESL 101D - Tesla Student Automotive Technician (START) Program - D

Unit(s): 3.00

Prerequisite:TESL 101C
Transfers to:CSU

This course is the final one in a series of four courses intended to teach entry-level students about electric vehicle (EV) applications and the technology used at Tesla, Inc. The course is suitable for students already working in the battery electric/hybrid vehicle and energy technology field and students who have completed a two-year automotive program. This final course improves students' skills and speed in servicing Tesla electric vehicles. The course focuses on infotainment systems, voice commands, navigation, full driverless controls, vehicle reconditioning, advanced braking and suspension system skills with lift and lowering controls, computer area networks (CAN), and vehicle remote access for diagnostics. Upon completing the course, students are granted an interview with Tesla, Inc. for placement at a permanent service center. Río Hondo's Tesla START program provides students with skills needed for a successful career with Tesla, Inc. A formal application and interview process is required for acceptance into this course/program.

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3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601

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