Skip to main content.

Automotive Maintenance Technician

31-404-3 Technical Diploma (three-semester)
Campus: Rice Lake, Superior
Financial Aid Eligible

Assessment. Repair. Quality Performance.

Automotive Maintenance Technician is a three-semester program that will provide training in the eight content areas of the automobile as defined by Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). These areas are engine repair, automatic transmission and transaxles, manual drive train and axles, suspension and steering, brakes, electrical/electronic systems, heating and air conditioning, and engine performance. Students will also take courses in DC electricity, communications, and mathematics.

Special Features

This program has received certification by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) and the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). See their Web sites at and

Admission Requirements

Students in this program must:

Mechanical. Skilled. Customer Focused.

Students should strive to reach a comfort level in the following courses or skills:

Student Profile

Automotive Maintenance Technician students should:

Program Outcomes

Employers will expect Automotive Maintenance Technician graduates to be able to:

Program Costs

The estimated total program cost for the two-year Automotive Maintenance Technician program is $6,977 (does not include books, tools, supplies, or uniforms). This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.

WITC is a National Automotive Technicians Educuation Foundation Certified Program in all 8 areas.