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Automotive Service Technology
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This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics. It provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Transportation, Distribution and Logistics.

The content includes but is not limited to basic trade skills; refinishing skills; sheet-metal repair skills; frame and unibody squaring and aligning; use of fillers; paint systems and undercoats; related welding skills; related mechanical skills; trim-hardware maintenance; glass servicing; and other miscellaneous repairs.  The course content also includes training in communication, leadership, human relations and employability skills and working in safe, efficient work practices.

Students have the opportunity to volunteer each year at our Annual Automotive Show. Field trips come up each year giving students the chance to see post-secondary education centers in the transportation industry and local shops where they can talk with professionals already in the industry.