0 Items

Automotive Service Technology

Automotive Service Technology - Manatee Technical College

Prepare for: ASE Automotive & Light Truck certification
Train to be: Automotive Service Technician and Mechanic

  • Automotive technicians are in high demand nationwide and earning potential is great.
  • A career as an automotive technician is exciting with continuing advancements in engineering and technology.
  • Students prepare for employment or advanced training in the automotive industry.   
  • Class and laboratory activities include instruction in applied theory, the use of tools, equipment, materials, and processes found in the industry, with emphasis on diagnostic troubleshooting.  
  • This program is NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.) accredited. 

For Day Program Details:

For program details and cost click here: Automotive Service TechnologyProgram Information Sheet

For Evening Program Details:

For program details and cost click here: Automotive Service Technology 1Program Information Sheet

Other Helpful Links:

Florida Department of Education: Frameworks
Florida Department of Education: Frameworks Evening Program

Possible Careers and Outlook:
49-3023.00       Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Admissions (How to Apply):

1. Apply to MTC at https://manateetech.edu/apply-now/. Submit your application to access your “To-Do List.” You are not accepted into the program after applying, you must complete your do list.
2. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session handout: Click Here
3. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session video: Click Here
4. Complete your “To-Do List” at https://www.MTCdashboard.net.
Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute. For exemption information, see the Student Handbook located here: https://www.manateetech.edu/quick-docs/

For day program more information: contact Nicole Kirchberg, 941.751.7900 x 1161, Email
For evening program information: contact Roderick Mitchell: 941.751.7900 x 1032, Email

MTC is not an I-20 institution.

Skip to content