Auto Tech in practice

Career Opportunities

• Auto Service Technician • Parts Counter Sales
• Alternative Fuel Technician • Auto Shop Owner
• Automotive Engineer • And Many More...

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PORTER COUNTY CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION Auto Technology



If you
enjoy having a talent that few people have and want to know how cars and light duty trucks work, then sign up for this hands-on program. This program will give you the opportunity to work on vehicles and give you a basic understanding of the new technologies and principles necessary to perform repairs on your own vehicle or to prepare for a career in the auto industry. Area businesses are eager to hire bright young people for employment and for apprenticeship programs. Many students have won scholarships for higher education as a result of participating in this program. You should have strong communication and computer skills and be task oriented to be successful in this program.
• Multiple dual college credits are available through Ivy Tech


         Educational Opportunities

Specialized Factory Training Courses Nashville Auto/Diesel College
Vincennes University Northwestern Auto/Diesel Tech
Ivy Tech Community College ASE/NATEF Curriculum
Universal Technical Institute IDEM Emissions Training
Lincoln Tech Baker College
University of Northwestern Ohio  

         wages

H.S. and Career & Technical Education Graduate:   $9.00-$12.00/hr.
Additional Technical Training:   $16.00-$48.00/hr.
Grade 11,12       Credits 6-8