Instructor: Mr. Dana Wilcox, Email me! 317-259-5265 x44032
One or two year program, 3 hours per day
Related College or Technical School Majors: Auto Service Technician, Industrial Management, Engineering
Job Opportunities: Automotive dealership (service, parts), Independent Repair Garages, Aftermarket companies specializing in part production and marketing
Dual Credit: 3 credits per year from Ivy Tech; Lincoln Tech, pending
Youth Organization: SkillsUSA
The Automotive Service Technology Program is certified by the National Automotive Technical Education Foundation (NATEF). Instructors are Certified Master Technicians (ASE). Classroom and Lab activities include instruction in the basics of modern automotive construction and operation, service, and maintenance. Unit information and practical hands-on experience start at beginner skill levels and progress to entry-level employment..
The first units include the necessary basics of shop safety, tool usage, parts identification and the principles of component operation. Subsequent units progress to more involved assignments and ‘hands-on” experience in: starters and alternators, wheel alignment, brakes, engines, automatic and manual transmissions, engine diagnostics, and heating and air conditioning.
A uniform and a pair of safety glasses are provided. Students are required to have work boots.
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