AMT 171 - HEV I Hybrid and Electric Vehicle: Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicle

This course is designed to familiarize the student with the safety, electrical and electronic theories related to hybrid and electric vehicles, high voltage analysis tools used in hybrid and electric vehicles, high voltage safety systems, AC induction electric machines, and permanent magnet electric motors theory and construction. Hands-on application to safety disconnect and use of high voltage analysis tools to perform basic checks.
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Kauai Community College
automotive, auto, HEV, hybrid, electric, vehicle, repair

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Automotive Industry
Industry Sector:
Other Services (except Public Administration) -- Repair and Maintenance -- Automotive Repair and Maintenance (8111)
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations -- Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics (49-3023)

Education / Instructional Information

Credit Type:
  • Credit
  • Non-Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
105 hours per course
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.