- Complete a career goal card and essay yearly.
- Purpose is to be sure students are aware of careers available and the path needed to reach their career goals.
- Through the Automotive program, eligible students may earn the following certifications: Certified PA Safety Inspection, PA Certified Emissions, MACS, SP2, ASE student certifications.
Curriculum and Occupational Titles:
- The 8 ASE curriculum areas include:
- engine repair
- automatic transmission/transaxle
- electrical/electronic systems
- manual drivetrain and axles
- heating and air conditioning
- engine performance
- Syllabus for written class work and homework assignments will be provided.
- Employability skills/work ethic
- Complete uniform
- Prepared for class
- Completing time cards/repair orders
- Assess performance with hands-on learning (POS tasks completed)
- Senior Project/Portfolio
- Be respectful to peers and staff.
- Class/lab participation in lessons
- Maintain student portfolio
- Upon successful completion of the Automotive Technology program, students should have an in depth knowledge of all aspects of Automotive Service and Repair.
- Purchased at school:
Power and Transportation cluster shirt ($15)
- Purchased elsewhere:
work pants ($15-$20)
work boots ($20-$30)
safety glasses ($5)
- Recommend impact gloves/mechanic’s gloves ($10-$30)
- Activity fee ($20)
- Seniors only (who successfully complete POS):
PA State Inspection/Emission books $75
MACS Air Conditioning $25 (approx.)
- Follow all safety rules and special instructions given
- Safety glasses must be worn at all times in the lab.
- Proper uniform is required when working in the lab.
- Must follow NMTCC Code of Conduct.
- Universal Technical Institute
- Automotive Training Center
- University of Northern Ohio
- Pennsylvania College of Technology
- Northampton Community College
Career Employment Opportunities:
- Automotive service/diagnostic technician
- Service writer/advisor/consultant
- Automotive machinist
- Insurance estimator/investigator
- New or used car sales manager
- Specialty technician
- Automotive instructor