Automotive Service Technology 2

Lively Tech’s Automotive Services Technology is a state of the art training facility offering a National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) master certified program at a fraction of the cost of programs like Wyo-tech and UTI. Our programs purpose is to teach the student the theory and hands-on application of the vehicle repair industry.  LTC trains the student through intense classroom instruction; individual study and practical advanced troubleshooting technology.  Our graduates become employed nationwide in the automotive industry, building a career doing something they love. There are many careers within the automotive industry and the demands are growing daily.

Program Overview

The Automotive Services Technology program trains student with the latest software, simulators, and diagnostic equipment in all phases of automotive services and electronics technologies. The program combines classroom instruction with hands-on laboratory training in the troubleshooting, service, and repair of automotive systems as well as a platform for continuing education or employment in a rewarding, high-wage career. Comprehensive skills enhancement training in the following automotive service areas: engine repair, automatic transmission/transaxles, braking systems, engine performance, manual drivetrains/transaxles, suspensions/steering systems, heating and A/C systems and electrical/electronic systems. The Automotive Services Technology 2 program at Lively Tech is accredited as a Master Automotive Service Technology program, the highest rating, by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).

Automotive General Technician

Employment Opportunities

  • Engine Performance Technician
  • Automatic/Manual Transmission Technician
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Technician
  • Electrical Technician
  • Brake Technician
  • Engine Technician
  • Steering/Suspension Technician
  • Automotive Technician
  • General Service Technician
  • Maintenance and Light repair Technician
  • Service Writer/Customer Service Consultant
  • Automotive Shop Foreman
  • Automotive Parts Salesperson

What You'll Learn

  • Explain and apply proficiently the diagnosis, service and repair of engines, ignition, fuel, air induction, exhaust, computer engine and emission control systems.
  • Explain and apply proficiently the diagnosis, service, repair and overhaul of automatic transmissions/transaxles.
  • Explain and apply proficiently the operation, assembly, diagnosis, service and repair of manual drivetrains, clutches, transmissions/transaxles, drive and half-shaft universals, constant velocity joints, rear axle differential assembly, limited slip, four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive.
  • Explain and apply proficiently the diagnosis, service and repair of heating and air conditioning, refrigeration, compressors, compressor clutches, evaporators, receiver driers, accumulators, condensers, heating and engine cooling, related control systems, refrigerant recovery, and recycling and handling.
Automotive Service Technology 1

Program Admission Requirements:

  • AGE: 16 years or older
  • Or meet other basic skill requirements.
  • Valid driver’s license required for all students.

Program Requirements

Automotive Service Technology 2 · T400800 · 750 Hours

OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length SOC Code
A AER0503 Automotive Engine Performance Tech 300 49-3023
B AER0257 Automotive Transmission & Transaxle Tech 150 49-3023
C AER0274 Manual Drivetrain & Axle Tech 150 49-3023
D AER0172 Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Tech 150 49-3023

Program Costs

$2,190.00 Florida Resident Tuition ($2.92 x 750 hours)
$376.30 Bookstore Costs
$90.00 Registration Fee ($45.00 per semester x 2)
$100.00 Facility Usage Fee ($50.00 per semester x 2)
$470.00 Lab Fee ($235.00 per semester x 2)
$15.00 Miscellaneous Fees
Total Costs $3,241.30

Employers of Graduates

Program Instructors

Mr. Kenny Adams

Phone: 850-487-7497

Email: adamsk@leonschools.net

Mr. Gregg Hoover

Phone: 850-487-7434

Email: hooverg@leonschools.net

Occupational Advisory Committee

David Irwin
Tallahassee Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Fiat
Vance Murchison
Dealer Services
Chuck Browning
Proctor Honda
Don Monda
Proctor Honda
Joel Geddings
Tallahassee Dodge Chrysler Jeep
Scott Sapp
Tallahassee Ford Lincoln