Put your automotive career into gear!
Full-Time Adult Classes
30 Hours of Training Per Week
The Automotive Technology program trains students for entry-level positions in the automotive industry. Students spend 50 percent of their time working in a supervised shop, and the other 50 percent is spent in the classroom studying related theory.
Automotive technicians are in great demand. In the metropolitan area, technicians can earn an annual salary as high as the mid-$60,000 range. Increased high-tech controls are enabling technicians to earn even more!
Through articulation agreements students can earn 12 hours of credit through the University of Northwestern Ohio. Call 304-754-7925 for more information.
The curriculum is divided into four (4) marking periods. Classes include:
Careers in Automotive Technology
Tools—use and care
Brakes—Disc and Drum
Electronic Anti-lock Brakes
Steering and Suspension
Front and Rear Suspension
Fuel System Components – Functions
Scan Tool Use
Heating and Air Conditioning
A/C System Components
A/C Operation and Theory
Courses of Study
9243A Automotive Technology MLR-1
9244A Automotive Technology MLR-3
9245A Automotive Technology MLR-4
9246A Automotive Technology MLR-2
9247A Alternative Fuels
9248A Automotive Technology AST-4
9249A Automotive Technology AST-1
9250A Automotive Technology AST-2
9251A Automotive Technology AST-3
9011A Work-Based Integration & Transition
How much will this class cost?
JRTI is a public school. That means that our adult prep programs are very affordable.
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Opportunities in the Field
Dealerships—Line Mechanic, Specialty Mechanic, New/Used Car Preparation Parts, Parts Sales
Specialty Shops—Brakes, Tune-Up, Exhaust, Tires
Offered through area dealerships, such as
Apple Valley Chevrolet
Miller Honda VW Isuzu
Contact the Instructor
Considering taking the class?
Email the instructor with any questions at
Looking to have your vehicle serviced?
Request repairs by emailing
Please include your name and a phone number where you can be reached during the day.
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