The Automotive Engine Performance Technician program introduces students to the knowledge and skills they will need as entry level automotive engine performance technicians. Topics covered include: shop safety; electrical/electronic diagnosis; and the diagnosis of fuel, ignition, emission and electronic engine controls. The class is taught in a classroom and hands on shop environment. The class is designed for students with a limited knowledge of electricity. The lab classes include hands on use of DVOM and Snap On tools: Solus Pro, Vantage Pro, and Verus. Classroom topics include basic theory and operation, as well as research assignments using Identifix and Mitchell.