Advanced Technology Transportation Center (ATTC)


LBCC’s Advanced Technology Transportation Center offers a variety of courses so one can prepare to be a heavy-duty alternative fuels technician and mechanic. This is different from the pre-apprenticeship program in that it teaches students specific technical areas related to alternative fuels.  

With ever-changing technology, these courses can provide career-advancing knowledge to people who are working in the field of engine maintenance. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be prepared to take the Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Fuel System Inspector Certification. 

If you are an employer who would like your employees to take courses at our AATC center, please contact Charace Thompson at Workforce Development.

Course Listings

To be placed on a waiting list for the next class availability, please contact Charace Thompson at Workforce Development. Classes range anywhere from 8-16 hours for completion.

CNG Cylinder Safety Inspection and Certification

In this 16-hour course, students learn the regulations and proper required periodic inspections of cylinders used in Compressed Natural Gas vehicle applications. This is a two-day course designed for both technicians and management, inspection standards and techniques are covered along with applicable damage and corrective actions. Notebook and study materials are included in training fees. The CSA examination is available through CSA America for an additional fee upon completion of the course.

Fee: $650.00
Date Time Location
Jan. 24-25 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
Feb. 8-9 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
Feb. 22-23 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
Mar. 8-9 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
Mar. 22-23 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
Apr. 18-19 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
May 17-18 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
May 29-30 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
June 7-8 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124
June 21-22 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PCC, JJ-124

Digital Volt Ohm Meter (DVOM)

This 8-hour course is designed to improve understanding of basic DVOM functions through a hands-on approach and safe use. Training includes both lecture and lab experience. Technicians will be given the opportunity to take the Snap-on DVOM meter certification test and receive a certificate if they score 80% or higher on the exam.

Fee: $650.00

Electrical Principles

Unlock the mystery of the Electrical System on a vehicle with this hands-on workshop. This 8-hour course is a must for those seeking a better understanding of the diagnosis of electrical circuits.

Fee: $400.00

Electrical Schematics

Using a hands-on approach, this 8-hour course will investigate the use of schematics and wiring diagrams in the troubleshooting of electrical circuits.  Diagnostic techniques are covered to better understand the concepts involved.

Fee: $400.00