Program Description
Learn entry-level skills in the service and maintenance of today‚Äôs advanced automobile systems guided by the nationally recognized Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards. Develop skills in diagnosis and repair of brakes, suspension systems, steering, engine performance, and transmission systems based on the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).

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

Elective         

Suspension and Steering

Electrical & Electronic Systems

 2 Health/Fitness For Life Requirement Elective Brakes Engine Performance
 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

 

High Schools that Offer the Program
North Point High School

Robert D. Stethem Educational Center