Automotive Technology 1 - 9401

Grade: 11, 12 — Credits: 2

Automotive Technology is a course that trains students in the basics of automotive maintenance and light repair. Over the course of two years, students will learn the basic knowledge and skill sets outlined by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)/National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation. The skill sets include brakes, steering and suspension, manual drivetrain, automatic transmission/transaxles, engine repair, heating/air conditioning, electrical/electronic and engine performance. During the two years, students will obtain the basic skills required to enter the automotive repair industry as general service technicians; and at the completion of the two-year course enter industry as “B-Level” Technicians. Approved work clothes and shoes are a requirement. Articulated college credit may be available. Please see the instructor for details.

Syllabus: View Syllabus
Prerequisites: “C” or better average in Algebra 1; preference is given to students with strong attendance patterns
Related: Small Engine Technology, PLTW-Digital Electronics