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Automotive Wheel Alignment and Brake Service Technician


An Automotive Wheel Alignment and Brake Service Technician program will teach a student how to check, align, replace and repair suspension systems, and overhaul drum and disc type braking systems. The program will generally take 2 years to complete.

After graduating from the Automotive Wheel Alignment and Brake Service Technician program, you will have a complete understanding of an automobiles brake systems, suspension systems, and be able to diagnose and repair any problems related to the wheels and braking systems.


Careers

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
Tire Repairers and Changers
Wage: $25,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 20.2%
Self Employed: 3.3%
Unemployment Rate: 8.3%
Employed Part Time: 14.6%

Education Requirements:
Short-term on-the-job training