Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair Technician (NATEF Aligned)
Students in this major will cover the skills necessary to enter the automotive industry to perform light repair and maintenance duties. Students will concentrate on courses in introduction, brakes, steering & suspension, electrical electronics, and engine performance. They will learn how to test and lubricate engines and other major components and replace worn parts before they cause breakdowns. The student will also perform diagnostics to determine whether a component is salvageable or needs to be replaced. The hours completed in this major are aligned with the four required minimum ASE/NATEF standards. ASE certification is recommended and industry recognized.