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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-602-3
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Auto Maintenance Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Auto Technician
Auto Maintenance Tech
Automotive Service Technician
Automotive Mechanic
Fleet Maintenance Mechanic
Service Manager
ASE - Automotive Specialist
Certified Master Technician

Average Median Wage


Auto Maintenance Technician Programs

Automotive maintenance technicians conduct routine maintenance and basic repairs on cars and light trucks. Their job requires highly technical skills to use computerized equipment, along with traditional tools, to complete routine service work that includes oil changes, tune-ups, fluid level checks, tire rotations; replacement of worn parts such as brake pads or wheel bearings; and diagnostic testing. In the technical diploma program, gain knowledge and skills needed to work on a variety of systems such as engine, drive train, brakes, electrical, and steering and suspension. Also develop an understanding of hybrid vehicle safety, advanced chassis systems, and transmissions and transaxles. Training involves a combination of classroom instruction and lab experience.

Prepare for jobs such as automotive technician, service technician, mechanic or express technician. Credits earned in the 24-credit program can be applied to this 46-credit Automotive Maintenance Technician program.

Auto Maintenance Technician Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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