The Automotive Technology Program, on the main Chattanooga State campus, prepares students for a wide range of employment in the Automotive Service industry. The three-semester course is taught according to guidelines set by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation. Graduates of the program will receive advanced training in all aspects of the industry:
• Electrical & Electronics Systems
• Engine Performance
• Engine Repair
• Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
• Manual Drive Train and Axles
• Suspension And Steering
• And Heating and Air Conditioning
The ultimate goal is achieving the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence certification, widely recognized as an industry benchmark. This is done through diligent hands-on shop training along with successful completion of one of three specialized ASE exams. The process requires hard work, but gives great rewards.
Graduates of the program can find jobs as:
• Car or parts salesmen
• Parts managers
• Shop foremen
• Service writers
• Service Managers
• Fixed Operations Managers
• General Managers
• Business owners
• Or Dealership Owners
The program is well known among auto service companies in the area, who currently employ many former students.
Start working towards your new career by enrolling in the Automotive Technology Program from the Tennessee Technology Center at Chattanooga State.