416 289 5000
1-800-268-4419 (in Ontario)

P.O. Box 631 Station A
Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9

Automotive Engines Level 1

Course Code CEAM-801
Course Name Automotive Engines Level 1
Category Transportation
Description Topics include shop safety practices, tools and fasteners associated with engine service, principles of the two- and four-stroke cycle, types of engines and cylinder heads, valve operation and camshaft drive systems and torquing procedures.

You will complete a series of hands-on activities in outfitted labs

This Automotive Engines Level 1 course will enable you to:

• Understand the principles and rules of levers and cyclical moments;
• Establish safety procedures;
• Outline and describe the parts of spark ignition engine;
• Explain the two-stroke and four-stroke cycles;
• Determine engine speed from engine design;
• Explain the advantages and disadvantages of different engine square designs;
• Identify the steps to engine disassembly and/or reassembly and the necessary measuring tools required;
• Determine the proper procedure for torquing the correct fasteners;
• Identity faults in components and their repairability and reusability;
• Outline the steps to servicing a short block;
• Understand the construction and serving of cylinder heads;
• Understand the principles and operation of the engine lubrication systems and the engine cooling system and coolants;
• Understand the principles and operation and identify the parts of the supercharger or turbocharger system.
Notes More information call 416-289-5207 PRESS 8 Current or former Centennial students, please call to register

Please note: CSA-approved safety boots and safety glasses will be required for admission to all lab classes. Failure to comply in any lab will result in a temporary dismissal from the class.
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Section Cost Semester Start Date End Date Meeting Times Campus
821 $345.00 Winter 2023 2023-01-18 2023-04-19
Times Days
07:00 PM to 10:00 PM W
Ashtonbee Campus
841 $345.00 Summer 2023 2023-04-24 2023-06-14
Times Days
07:00 PM to 10:00 PM M
Ashtonbee Campus
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M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday R - Thursday F - Friday S - Saturday U - Sunday
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