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Automotive Technician Program

Automotive Technician Diploma Program

In the Auto Technician program, students will be provided the skills in automotive repair to work as an entry level Auto Technician. Get instruction in electrical and electronic systems; heating and air conditioning systems; brake systems; suspension and steering systems; engine diagnosis and repair; automatic and manual transmissions; and Vehicle Safety Inspection test preparation.

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You could graduate in 48 weeks!

*As a Full-time Student







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Council on Occupational Education (COE)
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)
National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)
Tidewater Tech is a Mobile Air Conditioning Society Member

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4535 East Princess Anne Road
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Phone: (757) 858-8324