Anticpated Start Date Meeting Times Cost Details Summer 2023 M 8am-1pm; T-F 8am-2pm$7,688.00
11 Months (1050 Clock Hours)
Monday 8 am-1 pm; Tuesday-Friday 8 am-2 pm
(Summer schedule) Monday- Thursday 8 am - 2:45 pm
This program is approved by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation.
Students must be at least 18 and have a valid Florida driver's license.
The Automotive Services Technology 1 (1050hrs) program prepares students with entry-level automotive technicians who can analyze, repair and maintain high-tech automobiles to manufacturer's specifications.
Automotive Technology 1 uses a computer-managed laboratory and actual hands-on work to train the automotive technicians of the future. The course of study takes students through brakes, suspension and steering, engine repair, and electrical systems.
Career opportunities include technician, service writer, service manager and shop owner.
Salaries for graduates range from $12.55-$23.46 per hour. The average salary for an experienced technician is about $45-50,000. Potential yearly earnings can be as high as $75,000+.
Source: Florida Agency for Workforce Innovation, Labor Market Statistics
NOTE: A history of felony convictions, substance abuse or a poor driving record will adversely affect your ability to gain employment in this field. We encourage you to consider your personal history when making appropriate career choices
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For questions regarding the program, please contact: Rafael.CorsiBracetti@hcps.net