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The Road Begins with a Certificate in Auto Vehicle Inspection and Maintenance

The automotive vehicle inspection and light maintenance certificate of specialization program prepares you for entry-level positions in the automotive industry by providing training in safety procedures, vehicle inspection and light maintenance tasks such as fluid checks, steering, suspension and alignments.

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What is the Automotive Vehicle Inspection Certificate at
St. Louis Community College?

Automotive vehicle inspection involves a thorough examination of a vehicle's components, systems and safety features to ensure it complies with regulatory standards and is safe for operation. This inspection is typically conducted by certified inspectors, often as part of vehicle registration or before a sale. 

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What Can You Do with an Automotive Vehicle Inspection Certificate? 

With an automotive vehicle inspection certificate, you can become a certified vehicle inspector. This qualification allows you to inspect and certify the safety and compliance of vehicles, typically working for automotive repair shops, dealerships or government agencies responsible for vehicle inspections. 

CS in Automotive Vehicle Inspection and Light Maintenance

  • Degree offered: Certificate of specialization
  • Locations: Forest Park
  • Hours to complete: 12
  • Program contact name: Joe Jackson
  • Program contact email: jjackson519@stlcc.edu

Tuition for district residents is $122 per credit hour for in-district students and $125 for all out-of-district students. Find out more about our straightforward and low-cost tuition structure.

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At STLCC, you can combine this degree with a number of certificates to enhance your career opportunities, including:

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Why You Should Choose STLCC's Automotive Vehicle Inspection and Light Maintenance Program

Schedules Built for Your Busy Life

Fitting a quality education into your busy life is easy with the flexibility STLCC offers, including day and evening classes, in-person and live virtual lectures, as well as online and hybrid options.

Graduate with Little or No Debt

We believe cost should never be a barrier to achieving your potential. Save over $4,700 per year with tuition that's one-third lower than other local institutions. Plus, we'll help you navigate scholarship options and financial aid. 

Ramp Up High-Wage Skills

STLCC offers career-focused programs for high-wage, high-skill and in-demand jobs. STLCC provides opportunities for college transfers, career development and workforce training. Certificate programs can establish you in a new career in as few as 12 weeks. 

Build Skills You Need with Stackable Credentials

Stackable credentials help students level up career opportunities without investing a large amount of time and resources. Students can stack a series of traditional and nontraditional credentials including degrees, certificates, apprenticeships and more. 

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