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Automotive Service Technician

An Automotive Service Technician program is designed to take a student with little or no experience in the automotive field and give them the necessary skills for employment as an apprentice mechanic in the Automotive Service Technician trade.

In the Automotive Service Technician program you can expect to learn General shop practice, automotive fundamentals, engines, basic test equipment, electrical systems, running gear, clutches, transmissions, rear axles, steering systems and braking systems, applied mathematics and safety education.

The entry level Automotive Service Technician program can usually be completed within a 30 week time frame.


Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
Wage: $39,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 14.3%
Self Employed: 16.8%
Unemployment Rate: 4.3%
Employed Part Time: 5.6%

Education Requirements:
Postsecondary vocational award