In the CTE Automotive Technology Program, students learn about preventative automobile maintenance and troubleshooting. The program incorporates instruction in the diagnosis and testing—including computer analysis—of malfunctions in and repair of engines, fuel, electrical, cooling and brake systems, plus drive train and suspension systems. Instruction is also given in the adjustment and repair of cooling systems and includes the use of technical repair information and the state inspection procedures.
The Automotive Technology Program is offered at the following school:
Pittsburgh Brashear High School
Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
Automotive Youth Education Systems (AYES)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Students who are successful in the Automotive Technology program have the opportunity to earn FREE college credits, as part of this program of study.