Automotive Service Technology

Program Overview

Fuel your career in Tri County Tech’s 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.

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


Career Opportunities

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

Career Data

Our Placement Rate Median Hourly Earnings* Entry Level Education
86.36% $18.06 High school diploma or equivalent

*Information provided by the 2018-2019 Critical Occupations Data.

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Helpful Attributes & Abilities

Suggested grade math levels before entering program: 8.0
Suggested grade reading levels before entering program: 9.0
Good problem solving skills
Good at working with hands
Safety oriented
Good work ethic with positive attitude
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Mechanically oriented

College Credit

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Braden Schovanec - Recruitment Specialist

Meet Braden.

He’s our Outreach & Enrollment Specialist. He’s a master at helping students find their perfect Tri County program. Braden works with the counselors at our partner schools to help students apply to Tri County Tech.

Braden will be in touch soon to answer any program and application questions you may have. Ask your counselor about Tri County Tech programs today!

Braden Schovanec

Outreach & Enrollment Specialist

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