The Automotive Technology program is a three-year course that has been certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) and The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). This course features classroom and laboratory experiences taught by an ASE Master Technician with over 25 years’ experience. Instruction and practice are provided in the diagnosis of malfunctions, disassembly of units, parts inspection, and repair or replacement of parts involving engine performance, suspension systems, steering systems, brake systems, automatic transmission/transaxle, manual drive train and axles, heating and air conditioning, and engine repair. Also included is training in the use of computer-based repair and estimating programs, as well as online parts, ordering.
No prerequisites are required for this program.
This class is a three-year program.
The number of periods required in a student's schedule to complete this program is as follows:
Year 1 = 2 periods
Year 2 = 2 periods
Year 3 = 3 period