Automotive Technician

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Automotive Technician

The Automotive Technician program provides flexible, specific course content training. This program’s main focus is to prepare you to pass the National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification exams upon successful completion of each course. (For more information on ASE testing and certification requirements, visit The Automotive Technician training program also provides training experiences designed to prepare students for gainful employment as an automotive service technician or related career.

How long does it take?


1,444 HOURS
(Approx. 12-24 months)

How much does it cost?



(Including tuition, books, fees, & supplies)

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When can I get started?

Definied courses start every other month. Call 435.586.2899 for more information.

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Gainful Employment Information

With an education in Automotive Technician, you could get a job in:

  • Automotive Technology
  • Auto Repair and Service Shop

For more information on gainful employment details, please click here.

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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

2017 Student of the Year, Automotive Technician Program


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