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Automotive Technology (Goodman)

Automotive Technology

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Derrick Rainey

M. R. Thorne Vocational-Technology Building
Goodman Campus

Automotive Technology is an articulated certificate/technical program designed to provide advanced and technical skills to its students. The instructional program prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction is included in the diagnosis of malfunctions in and repair of engines; fuel, electrical, cooling, and brake systems; and drive train and suspension systems. Also instruction is given in the adjustment and repair of individual components such as transmissions and carburetors.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree, Advanced Technical Certificate or a Technical Certificate.

Career Opportunities: Graduates will be prepared for jobs in automotive dealerships, businesses, and industries as:

  • Service Managers
  • Service Dispatchers
  • Service Writers
  • Parts Managers
  • Warranty Clerks
  • Parts Sales
  • Detail Managements
  • Auto Technicians
  • Lube Technicians

The Automotive Technology Department of Holmes Community College will provide state-of-the-art training to parallel ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certifications and continue to provide entry-level technicians to the world of work.