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2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

Automotive Machinist Technology


(VC-AM; TC-AM; AAS-OE)

Program Description:


The Automotive Machinist Technology Program provides instruction in the use of precision measuring instruments, hand tools, machines, and equipment. Covered are types and uses of hand, mechanical, power, and hydraulic tools, along with types of fluids, cutting oils, and coolants. Disassembly and inspection of automotive engines, resurfacing brake drums and rotors, basic engine balancing, and cylinder head rebuilding are included. Students receive instruction and practice in cylinder boring and submerged arc welding of crankshafts. The operations of the drill press and crankshaft grinder, along with a general knowledge of the milling machine, connecting rod rebuilding, and engine assembly, are also covered.

Campus Location:


Raymond - 601.857.3439

**Completion Award: Career Certificate in Automotive Machinist Technology 30 SH


**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Automotive Machinist Technology 46 SH


Associate of Applied Science


**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Education 61-63 SH



**Additional Graduation Requirements:

  • Orientation - Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take Orientation (LLS 1312 /RST 1312 ) to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.
  • Assessment - An Assessment Prep review course(s) and Skills Assessment exam(s) are required to graduate from this program.