Automotive Brakes (ASE A5) Online Training Certification Course

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certification can be thought of as the first step in building a career as a service professional in the automotive industry. Whether completing career-entry studies in automotive technology, collision repair and refinishing, or medium/heavy-duty trucks, these tests can provide the student with their first industry recognized certification through the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence.

The ASE Brakes course teaches everything you need to know about the hydraulic braking systems, drum brake, disc brake, parking brake, power assist unit, and the anti-lock brake system so you can ace your ASE A5 Brakes test.  


Automotive Service Excellence certification serves as proof of one’s competence and effectiveness. Upon certification, the certified applicant will also receive an ASE shoulder insignia, wallet I.D. card and a wall certificate suitable for framing. ASE certification is usually required (not by law but by employers) for those interested in pursuing a career in automotive mechanic/auto mechanic or automotive technician service. 

After completing ASE training, students will be equipped with a basic understanding and industry credential of the following:

  • Brakes

No prior experience or coursework required.

 There will be an examination at the end of the course.


  • About ASE
  • The ASE Test
  • Preparing for the Test
  • Brakes
  • Brakes System
  • Hydraulic System Diagnosis & Repair
  • Drum Brakes Diagnosis & Repair
  • Disc Brakes Diagnosis & Repair
  • Power Assist Units Diagnosis & Repair
  • Miscellaneous Systems Diagnosis & Repair
  • Electronic Brakes Control Systems- ABS, TCS, ESC Diagnosis & Repair
  • Practice Exam

 This course is Instructor-supported and taught online.