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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 30-404-1
Approximately Less Than 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.
Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair workers

Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Automotive Technician
Express Technician
Service Manager
Service Technician
Automotive Mechanic
Quick Lube Technician
Parts Specialist

Average Median Wage


Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair Technician Programs

Automotive technicians perform diagnostics, service and repair on several automobiles and light truck systems. Engine repair, drive train, brakes, electrical, engine performance, steering and suspension are examples of systems covered. Special strengths of the program are the hands on labs where job preparation skills are developed. A mechanical aptitude, communication skills and an interest in the automotive industry are also important for success. Additionally the program prepares students for ASE certification. Career opportunities for program graduates as automotive technicians are excellent and projected to increase. Technicians may work for dealerships, independent repair shops or other automotive related businesses.

Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair Technician Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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