For more information contact:

Matt Graham, Auto Mechanics Instructor

Northwest Technical School
1515 South Munn
Maryville MO 64468
(660) 562-3022

Rory Jackson, Counselor
(660) 562-4153

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Automotive Technology

Today's automotive technician is a highly trained and skilled individual. To repair today's cars, technicians must be able to interpret hundreds of thousands of pages of service manuals on computer by roaming extensive CD-ROM libraries. The Automotive Technology program uses a variety of instructional methods which includes a variety of hand and power tools, class work, demonstrations, and actual hands on laboratory work.

Education for Success
Automotive Technology is a course designed for adult and/or secondary students with a one or two year option, who intend to make Automotive Technology or a related area of their chosen occupation.

What will you learn?

  • General Shop Operation

  • Electrical Systems

  • Engine performance Theory and Operation

  • Engine Diagnosis and Repair

  • Steering and Suspension Systems

  • Brake and Four Wheel Alignment

  • Tire Service

  • Manual and Automatic Transmission Services

  • Heating and Air Conditioning