Automotive Technology

Automotive Service Technician

Students will learn to diagnose and repair performance and electrical issues on the vehicle that affect its operation and drivability. It is important to know where to find the proper service information and how to get good information from the customer to help in the diagnosis.

Students will learn electrical theory and how to do general electrical system diagnosis and repair. They will also learn to do engine performance diagnosis using a variety of equipment and how to perform tests on the engine computer, control sensors, sending units, and other electronic components to determine necessary actions.

The hours completed in this major are aligned with ASE/NATEF standards, and ASE certification is recommended and industry-recognized.