The Automotive Technology program offers students a hands-on learning experience studying the basic automotive systems and maintenance of vehicles. Students in this program will study areas in an introduction to the automotive industry, preventative maintenance, brakes, steering and suspension, and engine repair. The majority of students in this program will be job-ready and working in the field during their senior year while also earning more than 12 points in industry credentials. This program has established partnerships with many local dealerships and auto repair businesses in the area.
Students in this program will learn:
- Introduction into the Automotive Industry
- Basic automotive system and maintenance
- Brakes: diagnosis and repair
- Electrical system diagnosis
- Steering and suspension and wheel alignment
- Engine performance diagnosis
- Internships available with participating dealerships
Automotive Technologies Higher Education Options
Career-Technical Credit Transfer (CT)²
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Automotive Technologies Career Options
Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:
- Quick Service Technician
- Engine, Brake, Tire, Suspension Work
- General Maintenance
- Parts & Inventory
- Independent Shops & Chain Service Departments.
Automotive Technologies Industry Credentials
- ASE) - A4 ASE Suspension & Steering (12pts)
- (ASE) Maintenance & Light Repair (MLR) (G1) (12pts)
- (ASE) - A5 Brakes (12pts)
- (ASE Student) - 10 Tests for 3pts per test.
- OSHA (1 point)
- CPR/First Aid (1 point)
Automotive Technologies Industry Organization
The Ohio Association of SkillsUSA is a Career-Technical Student Organization serving students in High School and College Post-Secondary Industrial, Engineering and Health Career Training programs in Ohio.
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