Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-602-104 057545 Brake Systems
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-602-104 BRAKE SYSTEMS ...this automotive course focuses on developing the skills needed to diagnose, service and repair vehicle braking systems including an introduction to ABS. Focus will be on replacing and machining disc and drum brakes, learning brake hydraulic principals, different types of brake fluids, parking brake operation, and flaring replacement brake lines. (Corequisite: 10-602-101 Auto Service Operations)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Demonstrate professionalism appropriate for the auto service industry
  2. Perform Brake System Inspection
  3. Explain Hydraulic System Operation
  4. Perform Hydraulic System Diagnosis and Repair
  5. Explain Drum Brake Operation
  6. Perform Drum Brake Diagnosis and Repair
  7. Explain Disc Brake Operation
  8. Perform Disc Brake Diagnosis and Repair
  9. Explain Electronic Brake & Traction Control Systems
  10. Explain Power Assist Units Operation
  11. Perform Power Assist Units Diagnosis and Repair