Automotive Service Technology

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The Automotive Service Technology program is designed to train students to perform repair and service procedures required to maintain an automobile. The program is accredited through the National Automotive Technical Education Foundation (NATEF). Electronic scan tools will be utilized in the testing and servicing of the various systems in the automobile such as fuel, engine management, automatic transmission, and brake systems. In addition, the program prepares students to take the ASE certification exams.

What you will learn:

► Engine Repair
► Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles
► Manual Drive Trains
► Suspension & Steering
► Brakes
► Electrical/Electronics
► Heating & Air-Conditioning
► Engine Drive-ability and Performance
► Employability Skills
► Entrepreneurship

Employment Opportunities:

► Automotive dealership
► Used car dealership
► Auto mechanics business


1,800 clock hours 

The following tables illustrate the program structure:

Course # OCP Course Name Hours
AER0014 A Automobile Services Assistor 300
AER0110 B Engine Repair Technician 150
AER0257 C Automatic Transmission and Transaxle Technician 150
AER0274 D Manual Drivetrain and Axle Technician 150
AER0453 E Automobile Suspension and Steering Technician 150
AER0418 F Automotive Brake System Technician 150
AER0360 G Automotive Electrical/Electronic System Technician 300
AER0172 H Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning Technician 150
AER0503 I Automotive Engine Performance Technician 300
    TOTAL HOURS 1800



► TABE assessment
► Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Test
► High school students must be at least 16 years of age and enrolled in the 11th or 12th grade

Program Offered:
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

This program is ASE Certified.

Total Program Cost:
Costs based on 2014-15 school year. All costs and fees are subject to change.

Program Items Approximate Total Program Costs
Tuition - 1,800 hours $5,004.00
Textbooks $250.00
Tools $500.00
Supplies $15.00 
Uniforms $100.00 
Industry Certification $335.00 
Application Fee (non-refundable) $30.00
AAAE (Learning Center) Fee
(If remediation is required)
Graduation Fee $50.00
TOTAL $6,314.00

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