Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Technology

Career & Technical Certificate

Modes of Instruction

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Kaskaskia College is proud to present our Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Training Certificate, designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to embrace the electric revolution confidently. As the world transitions towards sustainable transportation, our program ensures you stay ahead through classroom instruction and hands-on training.

Individuals will gain technical expertise through practical knowledge about electric vehicle components, specialized maintenance tools, troubleshooting hybrid and high voltage systems, and safety protocols. Our program prepares you to handle electric vehicles with confidence, ensuring optimal performance and safety.

This advanced short-term training program is designed for technicians already working in the field and students that already have the required course prerequisites with only one day of training required a week on Fridays.

To enroll for classes, individuals should have one of the following:

  • ASE A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems and ASE A8 Engine Performance Certifications*
  • Or have taken AUTO 111 Safety, AUTO 118 Basic Electrical, AUTO 119 Auto Fundamentals and Service, and AUTO 156 Engine Performance I at Kaskaskia College or similar courses from another training program.

To learn more about registering for the ASE A6 and A8 tests, visit https://www.ase.com/test-series.

Upon successful completion of the program, individuals should be prepared to take the ASE L3 Light Duty Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Specialist Certification Test.

Students are required to take specific Student ASE exams upon completion of related courses.

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Program Details


Automotive Faculty

Charles DeBernardi

Charles DeBernardi

Assistant Professor Automotive Technology
Kevin Wheeler

Kevin Wheeler

Automotive Work-based Learning Coordinator

Contact Us

Charles DeBernardi

Assistant Professor Automotive Technology

Phone  |  618-545-3369

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Science and Technology, ST 126


Phone  |  618-545-3040

Fax  |  618-545-3393

Location  |  Main Campus

Office  |  Health and Business, HB 100

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