Kevin Speaks

Cedar Valley

History with Dallas College

  • 2011-2015 - Adjunct, Cedar Valley
  • 2015-Present - Instructor, Heavy Duty Trucks and Automotive, Cedar Valley

Educational Background

  • Associate degree in Automotive Technology, Cedar Valley​

Professional Certifications

ASE Certifications

Master Automotive Technician

  • A1 Engine Repair
  • A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles
  • A4 Suspension and Steering
  • A5 Brakes
  • A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 Heating and Air Conditioning
  • A8 Engine Performance
  • A9 Light Vehicle Diesel Engines
  • G1 Auto Maintenance and Light Repair
  • L1 Automobile Advanced Engine Performance
  • L2 Electronic Diesel Engine Diagnosis
  • T1 Gasoline Engines
  • T2 Diesel Engines
  • T3 Drive Train
  • T4 Brakes
  • T5 Suspension and Steering
  • T6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • T7 Heating, Ventilation, and A/C
  • T8 Preventive Maintenance and Inspection

Manufacturer Certifications

  • General Motors World Class Technician 2015 to Present
  • Chrysler Master Technician 1991 through 2010

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • Automotive/Diesel Advisory Committee Member
  • Snap-On Certified Trainer
  • Precision Measuring Instruments
  • Advanced Measuring Instruments
  • Mechanical and Electronic Torque
  • Batteries, Starting, and Charging System Diagnostics
  • 525 Multimeter Certification
  • Snap-On Pro-Link iQ Ultra
  • Repair Connect-Diesel iQ Ultra Integration
  • MOPAR CAP Local Trainer
  • NC3 National Signing Day Committee
  • PBI Grant Advisory Board Member
  • Ford Smart Charge System