Automotive Technician

SouthwestTech_Icon_Auto2Love the sound of a roaring engine? Our Automotive Technician Program may be the career path for you. At Southwest Technical College, learning is hands-on, grease and all. Coursework will prepare you to pass the National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams. With this certification in hand, you are ready to join the world of automotive technology in an auto repair or service shop.

Cost: $5,102.92
Cost includes tuition, books, fees, and supplies. 

Program Length: 1,444 hours (This program is designed to be completed in 12 academic months.)

Location: Main Campus – Automotive & Tech Building

Start Dates: Defined courses start every other month during the academic year. Call 435.586.2899 for more information. Want to enroll? Click here to get started.

Program Details:

Program Outcome:
• Southwest Technical College Certificate of Program Completion

Industry Certification:
Coursework will prepare you to pass the National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams.

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Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements:

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Wade Esplin
Coordinator of Transportation Programs


Richard Wittwer
Automotive Technician Instructor

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Max Sorensen
Automotive Technician Instructor

High School Transfer Agreements (High school classes transferring to Southwest Tech)

SUU Dual Enrollment/Course Equivalency (Southwest Tech courses transferring to SUU)

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“My experience at Southwest Tech has been excellent. Not only was it a good education, but it was enjoyable. Southwest Technical College was the best choice for me.”

Bennett Olsen

Automotive Technician Graduate

Southwest Tech Auto Lab Sponsored by:

Highlight Videos

Student Highlight – Ashley Julander

Bennett Olsen – Cedar City Motor Company

Student Highlight – Chevy Spencer

Faculty Highlight – Richard Wittwer

Occupational Advisory Committee

Each Southwest Tech Certificate Program has an Occupational Advisory Committee that consists of industry professionals from the regions we serve. These committee members ensure that desirable, relevant, and current practices of each occupation are being taught. This program has committee members from the following organizations:

Questions?

coe-logoSouthwest Technical College is accredited by the Commision of the Council on Occupational Education. Information regarding accreditation may be obtained at www.council.org.