Motorsports Chassis Technician

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Motorsports Chassis Technician certificate program prepares students
for an entry level or apprenticeship position with a racing team helping
prepare a race car for proper chassis set up and minor repair at the race
track. The program includes identification of different chassis types and
construction methods, proper scale set up, weighing a race vehicle, and
making adjustments affecting weight distribution. The program also covers
front end geometry, shock testing, and spring rate testing related to vehicle
handling characteristics of different types of racing vehicles.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
MSVT 1000 Intro-Motorspts & Race VehSysts 3
MSVT 1020 Motorsports Machine Tool 4
MSVT 1030 Motorsports Welding 3
MSVT 1050 Fabrication Techniques 6
MSVT 2020 Race Car Preparation & Testing 3
*20 minimum semester hour credits required for certificate