San Diego Transit Electronic Technician

The San Diego Transit apprenticeship program is a four-year program designed to prepare the student for a career as a bus Electronics Technician. For application to the program, please contact San Diego Transit Corporation, 100 16th Street, San Diego, CA 92101. More information is available at: www.sdcommute.com.

Student Learning Outcomes:

San Diego Transit Electronic Technician Apprenticeship students will:

  • Demonstrate preparedness for successful transition to Journeyman level designation and professional certification by the California Division of Apprenticeship Standards.
  • Illustrate procedures utilized for San Diego Bus Electronic Technicians practices in use of tools techniques and hands-on skills and competencies for Journeyman-level practices in San Diego Transit work as an apprentice bus electronic technician.
  • Identify and utilize equipment and related components of bus electronic technicians to meet standards for measurement, calibration and bus electronic technician practices at Journeyman levels.
  • Read, comprehend and apply Electronic Technician instructions and design standards for construction or production outcomes as required by San Diego Transit practices and industry standards.

Program Goals:

This program will provide training for apprentice bus Electronic Technicians for San Diego Transit.

Program Emphasis:

This program provides related instruction in electronic systems for apprentices working at San Diego Transit.

Career Options:

Bus Electronic Systems Technician.

Certificate of Achievement: San Diego Transit Electronic Technician

Courses Required for the Major Units
MATH 096, Intermediate Algebra and Geometry 5
ELDT 123, Introduction to Digital Circuits 3
ELDT 123L, Digital Circuits Laboratory 1
ELDT 124, Basic DC/AC Electronics 4
ELDT 124L, Basic DC/AC Laboratory 1
 ELDT 125, AC Circuit Analysis
4
 ELDT 125L, DC/AC Circuit Analysis Laboratory with Pspice
 1
 ELDT 143, Semiconductor Devices  3
 ELDT 143L, Semiconductor Devices Laboratory  1.5
 ELDT 144, OP-AMPS, Sensors and Computers 3
 ELDT 144L, OP-AMPS and Sensors Laboratory  1.5
 ELDT 228, Communication Circuits and CET/NARTE Preparation  3
 ELDT 228L, Communication Circuits and Certification Laboratory 1
  Total: 32

Associate in Science Degree: San Diego Transit Electronic Technician

Courses Required for the Major Units
MATH 096, Intermediate Algebra and Geometry 5
ELDT 123, Introduction to Digital Circuits 3
ELDT 123L, Digital Circuits Laboratory 1
ELDT 124, Basic DC/AC Electronics 4
ELDT 124L, Basic DC/AC Laboratory 1
 ELDT 125, AC Circuit Analysis
4
 ELDT 125L, DC/AC Circuit Analysis Laboratory with Pspice
 1
 ELDT 143, Semiconductor Devices  3
 ELDT 143L, Semiconductor Devices Laboratory  1.5
 ELDT 144, OP-AMPS, Sensors and Computers 3
 ELDT 144L, OP-AMPS and Sensors Laboratory  1.5
 ELDT 228, Communication Circuits and CET/NARTE Preparation  3
 ELDT 228L, Communication Circuits and Certification Laboratory 1
  Total: 32

Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the Academic Requirements section of catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.