Auto Technology (I and II)

  • Program Description

    Through the Auto Technology program, students learn the various aspects of vehicle diagnosis, repair and maintenance. Units of study include electrical/electronic systems, engine performance, brake systems, engine repair and steering/suspension systems. Students have opportunities to perform hands-on work through the program.

    Program Length

    2 years - Auto Tech I is offered in the AM session only (1 year); Auto Tech II is offered in the PM session only (1 year)

    Industry Alignment

    Automotive Service Excellence (ASE); National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF); Occupational Safety and Health
    Administration (OSHA)

    Integrated Academic Coursework

    Career and Financial Management (1/2 credit per year)
    Science (1/2 credit per year)

    Articulation Agreements

    University of Northwestern Ohio; Lincoln Technical Institute; Universal Technical Institute

    Credential Opportunities

    ASE/NATEF - Time Toward ASE Accreditation and Test Preparation; 10-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) General Industry Safety and Health Credential; Technical Endorsement on Graduation Diploma

    Industry Assessments

    National Occupational Competency Testing Institute –Automotive Core; NATEF – Brakes, Steering and Suspension, Electrical/Electronic Systems and Engine Performance

    Program Supplies, Materials, Assessments Provided

    Work boots; safety glasses; 10-hour OSHA certificate; NOCTI – Automotive Core Exam; NATEF - Brakes, Steering and Suspension, Electrical/Electronic Systems, and Engine Performance Exams


    Perkins, Dave