FWCS Career Academy Automotive

Our industry-approved curriculum and relationships with local dealerships and repair shops will give you the skills and experience you need to enter the fast-growing and increasingly technical automotive industry.

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THE ULTIMATE LEARNING EXPERIENCE

  • ASE Student Certification
  • AYES: an opportunity to work in an automotive or truck service center
  • Hands-on lab experiences in a modern, up-to-date automotive facility

COLLISION TECHNOLOGY

  • Learn how to repair, straighten and paint vehicles through hands-on lab work
  • Work with plastic body panels and understand new paint technologies
  • Opportunities to learn and do custom painting and body work.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

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This NATEF/ASE Certified Curriculum provides entry-level skills through the following subjects:

  • Engine Performance/Automatic Transmissions
  • Electrical Systems/Heating=Ventilation & Air-Conditioning
  • Engine Principles/Manual Transmissions/ Drive Axles
  • Brakes/Steering & Suspension

COLLEGE CREDIT AND CO-OPS

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  • Transfer 18 credits in automotive technology to Ivy Tech Community College
  • Transfer six credits in collision technology to Ivy Tech Community College
  • Seniors who’ve been in the program for one year are eligible for paid co-op job placements and internships with local dealerships and repair shops