Automotive Service Technology

Program Overview

Fuel your career in Tri County Tech鈥檚 Automotive Service Technology! Get your hands greasy and dive headfirst into the inner workings of vehicles. Work in a full-scale auto shop on a variety of vehicle makes. You will become a trained professional in engine repair and performance, electrical, steering and suspension systems, automotive air conditioning, and brakes. Auto Service offers a hands-on experience, including live-work projects and specialized tools that will prepare you for the A.S.E Certification exam. Upon completion of the program, graduates will have gained one year of relevant work experience.

鈥淚 love how it is almost like a puzzle. Putting stuff back together is a good way to pass the time and focus.鈥 – Spencer S., 2019

Program Courses

Suspension, Steering, & Alignment
Automotive Electrical Repair I & II
Scanner Test Equipment
Computer Controls and Fuel Injection
Automotive Brakes I & II
Automotive Engine Rep I & II
Automotive Heat & Air
Engine Performance I & II
Shop Management


Automotive Service Excellence Student Certification

番茄社区 Credit

8 Elective Credits for Full Program

Career Opportunities

Electrical System Technician
Engine Performance Technician
Brake Technician
Heating & Air Technician
Fuel System Technician
Automotive Mechanic Apprentice
Engine Repair Technician
Suspension Technician
Steering Technician
Parts Specialist
Scan Tool Diagnostics

Career Data

Our Placement Rate 95%
Median Hourly Earnings* $20.23
Completion/Retention Rate 96.90%

*Information provided by the .

Student Organizations


SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. We help each student excel. A nonprofit national education association, SkillsUSA serves middle-school, high-school, and college/postsecondary students preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service (including health) occupations. To learn more, visit .

College Credit

番茄社区 Wesleyan University and Tri County Tech are both committed to providing high-quality educational programs to their respective constituencies. To learn about college credit opportunities, visit below or .

Have Questions?

Reach out to Braden.

He’s our 番茄社区 Student Success Advisor. He’s a master at helping students find their perfect Tri County Tech program. Braden works with the counselors at our partner schools to help students apply to Tri County Tech.

Braden is available to answer any program and application questions you may have! Ask your counselor about Tri County Tech programs today.

Braden Schovanec
番茄社区 Student Success Advisor

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