Program Description
The Automotive Technology (Maintenance & Light repair) program emphasizes hands-on and theoretical experience using state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and tools. The program incorporates the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) program certification standards and the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) standards. The program prepares students for further education and careers in the automotive industry through industry certification and articulated credit at technical or community colleges. 

Possible Certifications and College Credits
Articulated Credits from the following Colleges and Institutes:
Community College of Baltimore County
Penn College
Montgomery College
Advanced Technology Institute (ATI)
Nashville Auto-Diesel College (NADAC)
Ohio Technical College.
NATEF certifications in the following areas: Brakes, Electrical/Electronic Systems, Steering & Suspension, Engine Performance & Repair, Transmissions, HVAC

Course Sequence
Brakes
Steering & Suspension
Engine Performance
Engine Repair
Electrical Systems
Automotive HVAC
Transmissions (Automatic & Manual)

Sample High School Schedule 

 9th Grade  10th Grade  11th Grade  12th Grade
 1 Technology Education Requirement

Brakes         

Engine Performance

Automotive HVAC  (Semester 1)                              Transmissions: Automatic & Manual (Semester 2)

 2 Health/Fitness For Life Requirement Steering & Suspension                Engine Repair Electrical & Electronic Systems
 3 Fine Arts Requirement Financial Literacy Elective
Elective
 4 Science Requirement Science Requirement Science Requirement Science Requirement
 5 History Requirement History Requirement History Requirement Elective
 6 English Requirement English Requirement English Requirement English Requirement
 7 Math Requirement Math Requirement Math Requirement Math Requirement
8 Elective Elective Elective Elective

 

Schools with this Program
North Point High School