AMT Policy Guide

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CAREER OPTIONS

Auto Technician, Automobile Technician, Automotive Service Technician, Automotive Technician, Certified ASE Master Automotive Technician (Certified Automotive Service Excellence Master Automotive Technician), Master Automotive Technician, Master Technician, Mechanic, Shop Foreman, Truck Technician

PAY POTENTIAL

Median wages (2016)$18.50 hourly, $38,470 annual Projected growth (2014-2024) Average (5% to 8%) Average (5% to 8%) *Source: O-Net

Automotive Technology

Training is based on Automotive Service Excellence(ASE) standards and includes: Brakes, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, Suspension, and Steering.

Students acquire knowledge and skills through hands-on learning experiences.

Courses of Study

  • Automotive Electrical Systems

  • Engine Performance and Troubleshooting

  • Suspension and Steering

  • Engine Rebuilds

  • Computerized Alignment

  • Transmission Rebuilds

Industry Certifications

  • PA State Inspection License

  • PA Northern Region Emission Inspection License

Class Requirements

Students are responsible for:

  • Protective shoes

  • Safety glasses