National Credential
Credential: Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)  GI Bill resource
Credentialing Agency: National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) certification is for Truck Equipment Technicians who can demonstrate knowledge of the skills necessary to install, diagnose, service, and repair truck equipment and related support systems on all classes of trucks and tractors. To earn the Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) certification, candidates must have two years of relevant hands-on work experience and pass a written exam.

More information can be found on the certifying agency's website.

Renewal Period: 5 years

Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

The following Navy Occupations provide training and/or experience that contributes to attaining this credential:

Personnel Category Occupation Occupation Type Related As Navy$ Gap Analysis LaDR
Enlisted ABE-Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment Rating other      
Enlisted AS-Aviation Support Equipment Technician Rating other      
Enlisted CM-Construction Mechanic Rating some  Navy Bucks    E4 Pay Grade
Enlisted EN-Engineman Rating some  Navy Bucks    E5 Pay Grade

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Related As

The military occupations shown in this table are related to this credential in one of three ways: Most, Some, or Other.

Most: This credential is directly related to most of the major duties associated with the military occupation (at least 80%). Note that the credential may require additional education, training or experience before you are eligible for it.

Some: This credential is related to some tasks associated with the duties of the military occupation (related 80% to at least one or more critical tasks but less than 80% of all of the entire military occupation). Note that the credential may require additional education, training or experience before you are eligible for it.

Other: This credential is related to this military occupation, but is more advanced or specialized and therefore will most likely require additional education, training, or experience.

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This Credential has been approved for payment through the Navy's Credential Program Office. Note that to be eligible for Navy funded credentials, you must have demonstrated competency and experience towards the credential being sought. This credential may require additional work to fully meet competency and experience requirements.

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Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

Eligibility Requirements ()

Note: This credential may have multiple options for becoming eligible. Listed below are the minimum requirements based on the minimum degree required. To view other options, see the Eligibility tab.

  • Credential Prerequisite
  • Experience: 2 years
  • Education
  • Training
  • Membership
  • Other
  • Fee

Exam Requirements ()

  • Written Exam
  • Oral Exam
  • Practical Exam
  • Performance Assessment

Renewal Period: 5 years

  • Continuing Education
  • Exam
  • Continuing Education OR Exam
  • Fee
  • Other

National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
1503 Edwards Ferry Road, NE
Suite 401
Leesburg, VA  20176
Phone: (800) 390-6789
Fax: (703) 669-6127
Email: contactus@ase.com

Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

Candidates must have two years of relevant hands-on work experience.

Note: See the ASE Work Experience Requirements for information about formal training substitutions.

Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

  • General Electrical Diagnosis (24%)
  • Battery System (10%)
  • Auxiliary Electric Power Units (18%)
  • Charging Systems (8%)
  • Lighting Systems (18%)
  • Associated Electrical Circuits and Components (22%)

There are a number of resources available to help you prepare for the Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) examination:

An additional resource is Safari Books Online, a searchable digital library that provides online access to thousands of books, training videos and conference sessions. See the Educational Resources page here on COOL to learn how to get free access.

Testing for this credential is handled by Prometric. The test centers are located in the U.S.

To find out more, use the following links on the Prometric website:

For more information on the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) testing process, visit the agency website.

Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

Renewal Period: 5 years

The Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) credential has the following recertification information:

  • To recertify, Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) certification holders must pass a recertification test and pay a recertification test fee every five years.

Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2)

Additional considerations for the Truck Equipment - Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation and Repair (E2) include:

  • Candidates who are certified in Truck Equipment tests E1 – E3 are recognized as ASE-Certified Master Truck Equipment Technicians. Additional information can be found on the ASE website.