GM Technician Career Training

The 12-week GM Technician Career Training program provides a mix of hands-on and online learning to diagnose, repair and maintain gasoline and diesel vehicles for the Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac brands. You will become familiar with the vehicles, equipment and procedures used at GM dealerships nationwide.

Graduates can earn GM course credits towards Bronze, Silver and Gold certification levels* in multiple service areas:

  • 11 GM instructor-led classroom course credits
  • 72 required GM Technician web-based credits
  • 27 supplemental GM Technician web-based credits

*Number of credits required is subject to change.

When you participate in the GM Technician Career Training program, you’re getting skills and experience valued by every GM brand dealership.
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Course Objectives

What You'll Learn: STEP

The General Motors-specific curriculum of the GM Technician Career Training program is designed to prepare you for career opportunities at Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealerships. The accelerated training makes it possible for you to complete in just 12 weeks what generally takes dealer technicians years to finish.

In GM Technician Career Training, you can get specialized training on Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac procedures, equipment and vehicles in the following areas:

  • Electrical/Electronics – Understand vehicle networks, vehicle diagnostics, electrical diagnosis, body controls and supplemental restraints.
  • Brakes – Learn GM braking systems, including service and diagnosis of advanced braking systems and controls.
  • HVAC – Discover how to service and diagnose GM heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems to factory specifications.
  • Steering & Suspension – Understand steering and suspension systems, and chassis controls, including high-tech vehicle handling and stability systems.
  • Engine Repair – Gain experience on the full range of current GM repair procedures and precision measurements.
  • Engine Performance – Understand how to diagnose engine performance and emission systems of GM vehicles using the GM Global Diagnostic System.
  • Diesel Engine Performance – Get specialized training on the 6.6L Duramax™ diesel engine used in GM trucks.
  • Maintenance and Inspection – Learn how to perform multi-point vehicle inspections and maintenance services.
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