Is this for you?

In this lab you need to be/have:

  • Willing to get hands dirty

  • Good attendance

  • Good attitude

  • Good math skills

  • Ability to pay attention to detail

In this program you will earn certification in:

  • NAPA Training Certificate

  • Opportunity to take ASE test and become student certified in all areas of program study

Skills taught in this program:

  • Brakes

  • Suspension

  • Engines

  • Automatic Driveline

  • Manual Driveline

  • Electrical

  • Engine Performance

  • Air Conditioning

Typical Wages for jobs in this field:

Auto Mechanic $36,180
Electric Equipment Installer $30,200
Part Sales $29,350

Garage Owner Self Determined
* National Median Salaries
* Ohio Career Information System, 2010
* May require post-high school degrees

Career Options open with this Certification:

  • Auto Mechanic

  • Parts Counter Sales

  • Fleet Maintenance

  • Garage Owner

Employment Outlook for 2010 to 2020

  • Demand for Auto Mechanics is projected to grow 17.3 %

  • Employment of Electric Equipment Installers is forecast to grow 2.5%

  • The need for Part Sales is projected to grow 16%


Career options with additional training / education:

  • You may wish to pursue additional training at a Technical College in order to fulfill specialized positions within the Automotive Industry.

Articulated agreements

  • Stark State

  • University of Northwestern Ohio

  • CTAG Credit Available