Automotive Technology is one of the fastest changing technologies of our time. The demand for qualified Automobile Technicians has never been greater or the opportunities have never been better. Today, the Automobile Technicians are some of the best paid of any of the skilled trades.
We, at the Houston County Career Academy in the Automobile Technologies Department, want to prepare you for a technical career in the Automotive Profession.
Skills Developed in the Automotive Department:
Automotive Safety Practices
Brakes and Brake Systems
Electrical and Electronic Systems
Suspension and Steering
Tools and Equipment
Heating and Air Conditioning
Manual Drive Train and Axles
Degrees and Certifications:
ASE Master Certified Automobile Technician ASE Maintenance & Light Repair Ford Certified Senior Master Technician Ford Certified Diesel Master Technician
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