You want to be an automotive service technician. You want to work on cars, trucks, and other vehicles performing repairs, conducting preventative maintenance, and diagnosing faulty systems. You’re comfortable working with your hands and you are interested in the changing technology of the automotive industry.
Automotive service technicians diagnose problems, repair engines, use computer management systems, and adjust vehicles to operate for peak performance. Maybe you want to specialize in repairing, rebuilding and servicing specific parts, like transmissions, engines or electrical components.
At NAIT, where we’ve been training automotive service apprentices since 1963, we’re here to teach you everything you need to know.
NAIT provides the General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP).
The Automotive Service Technician program offers a 16-week pre-employment certificate option that can be taken without needing to be an indentured apprentice
Here are a few other subjects covered in the Automotive Service Technician program at NAIT:
-using related tools and equipment, including oxy-acetylene welding torches
-using computerized equipment to monitor, diagnose and troubleshoot vehicle problems
-performing wheel alignments
-using training aids for hands on learning