Automotive Technology

FACULTY:  Bill Caspole, Terry Smeck

  • Obtain the skills needed for an entry-level position in auto mechanics including alignment, steering, braking systems and electronics
  • Focused instruction on brakes, steering/suspension/alignment, electricity, engine performanceAutoTech
  • Analyze, diagnose, maintain, and repair basic and advanced automotive systems, utilizing state of the art diagnostic and repair equipment
  • Students in this program have the option to cross fields into diesel, marine, aviation, and power sports
  • Industry certification opportunities and college credit available

CERTIFICATION OPPORTUNITIES:

Prepare for ASE certification (Requires 2 years work experience; this program counts as 1 year)

HIGH SCHOOL CREDIT:

1st year – 1 Technology, 2 Elective

2nd yar – 1 Technology, 2 Elective

COLLEGE PARTNERS/CREDITS EARNED:

Columbus State Community College:  UP to 15 Semester Hours

Universal Technical College, Lincoln Tech, Ohio Technical College, University of Northwestern Ohio, WyoTech, Sinclair Community College, Nashville Auto Diesel College

POSSIBLE CAREER PATHS:

Immediate employment as General Service Technician, Parts Distributor, Apprentice Technician, Specialized Technician, Master Technician, Service Writer, Service Manager, 2 year college or military