Automotive Technology is a performance-based course. Students work at their own pace to achieve competence in the performance objective. Upon completion, students may obtain and be successful at an entry-level job related to automotive technology. The classroom environment simulates a live automotive shop. Students work on real customers’ vehicles to learn the techniques and procedures needed to repair today’s vehicles. Safety, work ethics, teamwork and related academic skills are taught.
Benefits of the Automotive Technology class at CEC
College credit, and internships
Real-world automotive experience
Skills to obtain entry-level job opportunities
Possible career choices in Automotive Technology
Credits Per Semester: 1.5 units
Course Certifications Available
Entry-level ASE certifications available after completion of each year.
College Credits/Concurrent enrollment with EGTC
ASE110- Brakes 1- 3 college credit hours
ASE210- Brakes 2 –3 college credit hours
ASE 130- General engine diagnosis -2 credit hour
ASE 160- Engine removal and installation 1- credit hour
ASE 161- Engine repair and repair 5 credit hours
ASE 165- Automotive machining 2 credit hours
Currently attending a different school?
Talk to your school counselor about attending CEC part-time for career classes.