Grade Level: 11, 12
Dates: Year Long Program
Credit: 4.5 per year (1.5 per trimester)
Prerequisites: None - Introductory automotive class recommended
Program Description: The Automotive Technology program is designed to train students for a variety of jobs within the automotive industry. Students will focus on maintenance and light repair in an environment set up just like an automotive service department. Students will service and diagnose vehicles, complete tune-ups, conduct brake and suspension repairs, and perform wheel alignments. Program fees apply.
Year 2 option is available with instructor permission.
High School Credit Equivalency: 4.5 CTE
Check with your school counselor for more information. For specific school district equivalencies, see the Program Credit Equivalencies document located on the home page.
College Credit (Subject to change):
Students who successfully meet course competencies, and have earned a grade of C or better, may be eligible to receive college credit from one of the institutions listed below:
Clover Park Technical College - up to 13 credits
Bates Technical College - up to 4 credits
Certifications: ASE (varies - up to 10 certifications), First Aid/CPR
Careers in this field:
Automotive Technician - Small Engine Mechanic - Diesel Technician - Industrial Machinery Mechanic - Heavy Equipment Technician - Auto Detailer - Parts Salesperson