Launch Automotive Technology

    Program Description

    This program will provide students with a solid foundation of skills to enter the automotive service industry. Training in the program emphasizes the development of skills in the core service areas utilizing factory procedures and industry standards in the school's fully operational repair shop. Instruction will feature training on brakes, steering and suspension, electrical systems, and engine performance. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be prepared to take the ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certification exams in the areas emphasized in the program.


  • What will my classes be like?

    The four phases of our auto program (brakes, steering and suspension, electrical systems, and engine performance) will better prepare you for today's employers. Whether your goals are to work in a dealership or to pursue other great careers in the automotive field, we are a great place to start your journey. You may even have a chance to work in a dealership as a paid intern while attending the Tech Campus. The program covers all the basics you need to start as an automotive technician. So gear up and strap yourself into a high performance career.

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     Students in this class are eligible to receive 4 college credits from the College of Lake County.

    Year 1:

    • AUT 110 - Introduction to Automotive, 4 credits



    • SP2 Certifications
    • Alldata Certified Information Specialist
    • Valvoline Oil Change Certificate


    Job Opportunities

    • Automotive Diagnostician
    • Automotive Technician
    • Car Dealer
    • Car Designer
    • Car Salesman
    • Mobile Electronics Installer
    • Shop Owner
    • Service Writer