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Auto Technician and Mechanic School near Norristown PA

Auto Technician and Mechanic School Norristown PA

A career you love can be yours. It all starts right here at an auto technician school near Norristown, PA. Our automotive technician and mechanic school offers several programs for students in specialized fields, so you can enter the workforce as a successful automotive, hi-technology, diesel, collision repair, or marine technician.

Hands-on experience combined with time spent in the classroom prepares students to join the workforce with practical experience. Continue reading to learn more about our program offerings at our campuses in Exton and Warminster.

Automotive Technology Program

Automotive Tech TrainingThe Automotive Technology program covers the theory of operation and servicing of transmissions, with basic maintenance, service, and repair of key engine components and brakes.

The following courses are taught in this program:

  • Manual Drive Train & Axles
  • Electrical Systems
  • Air Conditioning & Heating
  • Engine Repair
  • Brakes

Learn how modern engines are repaired, how electrical systems have changed vehicle operations over the years, and how air conditioning and heating systems are serviced.

Other Automotive Technology courses are:

  • Suspension & Steering
  • Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles
  • Electrical/Electronics II

Want more info about these programs? Our staff is here to answer any questions you might have.

Automotive and Hi-Performance Technology Program

Courses taught in this program include:

  • Brakes
  • Engine Repair
  • Electrical Systems
  • Engine Performance
  • Computer Controls & Electronic Diagnostics
  • Machine Shop
  • Advanced Machine Shop & Engine Rebuilding

Hi-performance courses contain the diagnosis, reconditioning, and preparation for assembly of major engine components, including crankshafts, cylinder heads, and camshafts.

You’ll become familiar with technology like:

  • Superflow Powermark engine dynamometer
  • Hines Legend Crankshaft Balancer
  • Superflow SF-450 Flowbench
  • Mustang Chassis Dynamometer

Automotive and Diesel Mechanic Program

Automotive and diesel technology program courses include:

  • Manual Drive Train & Axles
  • Brakes
  • Engine Repair
  • Diesel Engines
  • Diesel Fuel Systems

Maintenance, routine service, and tune-up procedures will be discussed, along with the diesel fuel delivery systems and components. This program includes prep for the ASE Light Diesel exam.

Collision Repair Technology Program

Collision RepairIf a car has been in an accident, collision reconditioning may be required. As a collision repair technician, you will work on vehicles to restore them following a collision.

Collision repair courses include:

  • Welding & Non-Structural Damage Repair
  • Surface Preparation
  • Structural Damage Repair
  • Painting & Refinishing
  • Cost Estimating & Damage Repair

Marine Mechanic Technology Program

Get acquainted with many of the top marine manufacturers, working on engines and repairing key systems. Gain an understanding of basic marine technology and seamanship, while learning the principles of marine safety equipment and inboard/inboard-outboard engines.

Marine mechanic courses include:

  • Engine Repair
  • Diesel Fuel Systems
  • Marine Electrical & Air Conditioning Systems
  • Marine Mechanical Systems
  • Marine Engine Performance

Your Career Path Begins at Automotive Training Center

You will benefit from experienced instructors who provide one-on-one, hands-on training in modernized shop facilities. Use industry-standard tools and gain real-world experience diagnosing, servicing, and repairing various vehicle makes and models both foreign and domestic.

Once you have earned your diploma from ATC, you will have received the education that allows you to apply for various entry-level career paths in the field. What path will you take?

Here are some options:

  • Automotive technician
  • Service and repair business owner
  • Service consultant
  • Parts counterperson

When you are enrolled at our mechanic school, you’re preparing yourself for what may become a rewarding, long-lasting career.

We are always happy to welcome new students to our programs. When you’re first getting started, we will provide a “New Start” meeting, setting up a time in your first week to talk about your goals and dreams. Our Career and Student Services staff is here to guide you throughout the day-to-day here at ATC.

A Day in the Life of an ATC Student

The best part about being enrolled as a student at ATC? You’ll benefit from an experienced staff of instructors. In fact, we have over 300 years of combined experience on staff.

Our instructors work with you on a variety of vehicles, including:

  • Domestic
  • Asian
  • European

Soft skills are also included in the day-to-day teachings at ATC because our goal is ultimately to prepare you to build a resume, interview with an employer, and score the job you’ve always wanted.

When the bell rings at 7:30 a.m. each day, you will be ready to take on the day. Lessons in the classroom generally take place in the mornings, with breaks interspersed throughout the morning. When the afternoon rolls around, you have the opportunity to take what you learned in the classroom and apply it to the cars you’ll see in the shop.

Best of all, you can even bring your own car or a family member’s car in to work on it at the shop. That makes life at ATC that much better.

Applying to Auto Technician School

Just graduated from high school? Acquired your GED recently, and wondering what the next steps should be? Seeking a career change and a new challenge? Apply to our auto technician school today!

The Automotive Technology program can be completed in as little as 15 months. With a wide range of dealerships part of the ADAGP community ready to hire ATC graduates, you can begin your career immediately upon graduation! We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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We can’t wait to see you here at an auto technician school near Norristown, Pennsylvania, for your campus tour. If you have any questions for us about our programs, get in touch with us today!

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Exton Campus

114 Pickering Way, Exton, PA 19341
888-321-8992

Warminster Campus

900 Johnsville Blvd, Warminster, PA 18974
888-881-8140

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