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  • Auto Tech: Video Overview

    Grade Level: 11, 12

    Credits: 3 per year (1.5 per semester)   

    Location: NEWTech Rm. 104 & Rm. 120

    Duration: 1080 Hours: 540 hours (year-long) with an optional Year Two 540-hour course available

    Program Description: 

    This NATEF/AYES accredited course offers entry-level employment skills for students. The program is taught by ASE certified technicians with many years of automotive repair and diagnostic experience. Classrooms and shops are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and training tools. Industry partners offer input regarding the training needs of today’s entry-level technicians. Summer internships and job placement opportunities may be available to top students.

    A second year of training is available and concentrates on live work and advanced training. In the 2022-2023 school year, Mr. Botnen will be offering light diesel repair along within his Auto Tech curriculum.

    Syllabus: 

    2022-2023 Syllabus (Horton)

    Auto/Diesel Syllabus (Botnen)

    FAQ - Auto Tech

    High School Credit Equivalencies: 1.0 Math

    Prerequisite(s):
    Year One Course
    - Junior or Senior standing             
    Year Two Course -  B or better in Year 1 course and instructor's approval

    Certifications: First Aid, and Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certification (10 Exams Possible)

    Careers in this field:

    • Automotive Parts Salesperson
    • Automotive Inspection Technician
    • Automotive Maintenance Technician
    • Automotive Service Technician

    Mr. Horton's Orientation Video
    Mr. Botnen's Orientation Video

    Program Uniform Information

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