Automotive Services Technology

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Career Cluster:

Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

Exit Requirements:

Read: 09 Math: 10 Lang: 09

Enrollment Open To:

Adult Students


St. Augustine Campus

Program Day/Evening:


What You'll Learn:

  • Brake system
  • Electrical diagnostics, repair and diagrams
  • Engine repair, diagnosis & performance
  • Heating & air conditioning
  • Manual drivetrain & axle
  • Preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) industry certification
  • Suspension & steering
  • Transmissions

Program Hours:

Automotive Service Technology= 1800 hours
Automotive Service Technology 1: 1050
Automotive Service Technology 2: 750

Full time enrollment = 18 months, actual months may change depending on scheduled hours in class

Advancement Automotive Technology= 2400 hours

Program Estimated Cost:

$7,359 (Based on Florida Residency Requirements)


Automotive Service Technology 1

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A AER0014 Automobile Services Assistor 300
D AER0360 Automotive Electrical/Electron 300
B AER0418 Automotive Brake System Techni 150
C AER0453 Automobile Suspension and Steering 150
E AER0110 Engine Repair Technician 150

Automotive Service Technology 2

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A AER0503 Automotive Engine Performance 300
D AER0172 Automotive Heating and Air Con 150
C AER0274 Manual Drivetrain and Axle Tec 150
B AER0257 Automatic Transmission and Tra 150

Advanced Automotive Service Technology

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A AER0011 Automotive Maintenance Technician 400
B AER0118 Advanced Engine Repair Technician 200
C AER0258 Advanced Automatic Transmission and Transaxle Technician 200
D AER0275 Advanced Manual Drivetrain and Axle Technician 200
E AER0459 Advanced Automotive Suspension and Steering Technician 200
F AER0419 Advanced Automotive Brake System Technician 200
G AER0319 Advanced Automotive Electrical/Electronic System Technician 400
H AER0173 Advanced Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning Technician 200
I AER0506 Advanced Automotive Engine Performance Technician 400

Employment Opportunities:

  • Auto repair shop
  • Car dealership
  • Insurance adjuster
  • Lube technician
  • Parts store
  • Service advisor
  • Service tech

Industry Certifications:

Automotive Service Excellence Professional Certification

Starting Salaries:

*Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida


Program Costs & Book List: Automotive Services Technology

Cooperative Education

Cooperative (Co-Op) education program is an academic program that combines a comprehensive classroom curriculum with work experience in the business community.  Co-Op education gives the student a wonderful opportunity to gain professional job experience related to a career goal. To learn more, visit our Cooperative Education page.

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