Automotive Technology • 1 Year

Do you have what it takes to work on today’s high-tech vehicles?

Automotive technicians must be as comfortable with computers as they are with wrenches. The vehicles rolling off the assembly line have multiple computers on board and it takes a complex set of skills to keep them running safely, dependably, and efficiently.

In Perry Tech’s one-year Automotive Technology program, you'll learn theory and operation in the classroom and practice those techniques in a well-equipped shop.

With a balance of mechanical and technical skills, you’ll be prepared to work as an entry-level automotive technician in dealerships, independent shops, parts supply houses, mobile services, and fleet service shops.


Does your vehicle need service?

Please review Automotive Customer Information Sheet and email your request to Auto Service.


We want to make sure the program you choose is perfect for you. If you're interested in the Automotive program, you may also be interested in studying to be an Agricultural Equipment Technician.
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Get Started

  • Engine repair
  • Automatic transmission/transaxle
  • Manual drive train and axles
  • Suspension and steering
  • Brakes     
  • Electrical/electronic systems
  • Heating and air conditioning
  • Engine performance
  • Light vehicle diesel engines

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