This program will prepare students for entry-level employment into the Convenient Automotive Industry. Students will receive hands-on experience in basic automotive skills and maintenance: checking/installing wiper blades, checking operation of lights and turn signals, performing oil changes, completing tire repairs, battery replacements and installing brakes, bearings and so much more. The program provides training in customer service, professional skills and job search techniques. A 30-hour internship is required as part of the program. Students will be given the opportunity to earn a National Career Readiness Credential (NCRC) and the Automotive Oil Change Association (AOCA)Technician Certification. Great job placement opportunities!
Career Starter Program: DON’T HAVE YOUR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA? NOT TO WORRY! Students without a high school diploma enrolled in a CiTi adult literacy program may take this program with funding options.
- SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) Code: 47.0604
- U.S. Department of Labor: www.bls.gov/SOC
- HEGIS Code 5306.00
- Completed application
Completion Rate: New Program
Job Placement Rate: New Program
Program Length: 160 hours
Schedule: : M, T, TH, approximately 8 weeks, AM and PM sessions available
Location: CiTi Campus, 179 County Rt 64, Mexico, NY 13114
Start Date: Winter
Taught by: TBD