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Automotive Service & Repair

Fine tune your future with automotive training from Apex Technical School. Turn your love of cars into a career by learning the skills required to help you get started in this exciting field.

In the 900 hours spent between the classroom and shop, you will learn auto mechanics and be trained by skilled. You will be taught on the removal and inspection of car parts, energy and how it works in a car’s electrical circuit, the difference between manual and automatic transmissions, fuel systems, air conditioning repair, restraint systems, and more.

Diagnostic procedures, tool usage, and repairs on car systems are incorporated in the labs and teach required on-the-job skills.

Our instruction, course of study, facilities, and equipment have been evaluated by NATEF* and ASE*.

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*NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.) *ASE (Automotive Service Excellence)
Apex meets the standards of quality for training in: Brakes, Electrical/Electronic Systems, Engine Performance, Suspension & Steering

Automotive repair classes include

  • Automotive Engines: The Automotive Engines class provides an introduction to the automotive careers available to the student.
  • Automotive Chassis: Students will be introduced to chassis-related fields and will be taught the safe and proper use of the equipment used in chassis work including; suspension, brakes, and tires.
  • Automotive PowerTrains: The powertrain class will teach the student about the identification and description of the components of both manual and automatic transmissions as well as rear axles, differentials, drive shafts, and torque converters.
  • Automotive Electrical: Student will be taught about energy and how it is used in the electrical circuits of the automobile. The basic laws of electricity will be explained and applied in specially designed classroom laboratories.
  • Automotive Fuels: This automotive class is designed to provide the student with a basic understanding of fuel system technologies used in the modern automobile. Student will identify and be taught the operation of fuel system components.
  • Automotive Performance: The Automotive Performance class reinforces the skills learned in previous segments, as well as, teaches diagnostic techniques along with basic reinforcement of needed skills.