Auto Tech I

Automotive Technology I
Prerequisite(s): None

Automotive Technology I is the beginning courses in the Advanced Automotive Technology program sequence at the Career Center. It may also be taken as a general interest course. Students are introduced to career opportunities in the automotive field and how the Automotive Youth Education System (AYES) can help them find employment in an automotive career path. Students will develop competencies in many of the ASE certified areas of automotive technology including brakes and engine repair. Students also will learn how to work with tools and perform vehicle maintenance. The majority of this course is hands-on, and allows students to work on cars, including their own.

  • College Credit: This course may be dual-enrolled at Northern Virginia Community College as AUT 100 for a total of 2 credits at NOVA towards an Automotive Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree pending acceptance to NOVA. The NOVA entrance requirements must be met before registering.Please consult with your counselor for more details.