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Automotive Service Technician:

Automotive Service Technician:

Be the one that keeps the world on the road.

Unlock the secrets of car maintenance.

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SO ARE YOU.

We offer our learners the opportunity to LEARN, DO, and LIVE a new career.

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OURDIFFERENCE

* SCI does not guarantee employment or a starting salary upon graduation, completion, or withdrawal from SCI.

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT AAUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNICIAN CAREER

Why become an Automotive Service Technician Apprentice?

Becoming an Automotive Service Technician Apprentice can be a great choice for those who have a genuine interest in cars and enjoy working with their hands. It offers the opportunity to turn that passion into a rewarding career and offers job security in a stable industry. Additionally, it allows individuals to continuously learn and grow in their role while helping people maintain safe and reliable vehicles.

What does Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship training consist of?

An Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship combines classroom learning with hands-on training in a repair shop. Apprentices learn vehicle systems, diagnostics, and repair techniques in the classroom, while gaining practical experience under the guidance of experienced technicians. This comprehensive training program prepares apprentices to diagnose, maintain, and repair vehicles effectively, ultimately leading to certification as a skilled automotive service technician.

Do you need training to become an Automotive Technician?

While it’s not strictly required, formal training is highly recommended if you aspire to become an Automotive Technician. Many individuals in this field attend vocational or technical schools offering automotive programs, typically lasting from a few months to a couple of years. Additionally, some choose apprenticeships or on-the-job training to gain practical experience.

How long is Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship training?

Our program is designed to be completed in as little as nine months!

Where can Automotive Service Technicians work?

Automotive Service Technicians can work in a variety of settings. The most common workplace is automotive repair shops or service centers, where they diagnose and repair vehicles. They may also find employment at car dealerships, performing maintenance and repairs on the brands they represent. Some technicians work for government agencies, maintaining government vehicle fleets. Additionally, positions in specialty shops that focus on specific vehicle types or systems, as well as opportunities in the motorsports industry, can be available. Overall, Automotive Service Technicians have a range of options for employment within the automotive industry.

Do you have to have certifications to work as an Automotive Service Technician?

While certifications are not always mandatory, they are highly valued and often preferred by employers in the automotive industry. Many Automotive Service Technicians obtain certification from organizations like the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) to demonstrate their expertise and competence. Certification can improve job prospects, increase earning potential, and enhance credibility with customers.

Southern Careers Institute (SCI) does not guarantee employment or a starting salary upon graduation, completion, or withdrawal from SCI. It is not required to attend SCI to attain a job or earn a certain salary in a field of employment. Past students’ outcomes, starting salaries, or job prospects are not indicative of those for future and current students. 

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HEAR FROM GRADUATES

Past students’ outcomes, starting salaries, or job prospects are not indictive of the possible job outcomes for future and current students. SCI does not guarantee employment or a starting salary upon graduation, completion, or withdrawal from SCI.

HERE'S EXACTLY WHAT YOU GET AS AAutomotive Service Technician

Included National Certifications*

Taken through a third party provider

Entry Level ASE Student

EPA Section 609 Technician

*Exam fee included in tuition and will be paid if taken within three months of program completion.

CAREER TRAINING.YOU CAN TRUST

ACCREDITED

Southern Careers Institute is Accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

APPROVED

Southern Careers Institute is Approved for training by The Texas Workforce Commission.

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Southern Careers Institute is Authorized as a certification testing site.

HEAR FROM STUDENTSJUST LIKE YOU

Past students’ outcomes, starting salaries, or job prospects are not indictive of the possible job outcomes for future and current students. SCI does not guarantee employment or a starting salary upon graduation, completion, or withdrawal from SCI.

FINANCIAL AID. THE SIMPLE WAY.

We're here to make sure you can afford the career training you need. Our combination of grants, scholarships, loans, work-study, military, and Veteran education benefits are here to ensure a stress-free experience that works around your finances.

As an accredited post-secondary institution, SCI has various federal financial assistance programs available for qualified students enrolled in SCI programs. This does not apply to seminar students. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

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What makes Southern Careers Institute different?

We give students an alternative to expensive, four-year degrees. Employers are looking for specific skills from candidates they can hire with confidence. Our coursework goes deeper than pen and paper, providing hands-on learning opportunities that set us apart from the competition. Our goal is to provide you with an education that will empower your future.

That’s okay! At Southern Careers Institute, we have had a plethora of students successfully complete their programs after being away from school for long periods of time. We’re ready to meet you where you’re at, providing a community-based learning environment where you’ll feel right at home as you readjust to life as a student!

Southern Careers Institute provides you with the training you need to sit for certifications in your chosen field. Whether it’s our Medical Assistant training program, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist program, Pharmacy Technician program, Business Accounting Specialist program, HVAC program, or any other educational programs available, you will receive training to tackle industry-specific certifications.

As an accredited school, we participate in many financial aid programs and available grants to make your education more affordable. Contact us today and our financial aid officers will explain the process and answer all of your questions.

Click here or call 1.833.SCI.TEXAS today to speak with one of our admissions representatives, who will be happy to schedule an appointment to answer all of your questions.

Southern Careers Institute is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

Council on Occupational Education
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(770) 396-3898 or (800) 917-2081

If you are a student transferring from another school, you must provide a transcript and detailed course descriptions for review prior to starting school. Please be advised that the acceptance of credits from another school/state board is at the sole discretion of Southern Careers Institute.

Our students must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English. At this time, programs are not offered in any language other than English.

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