Automotive Technology

Do you dream of:

  • Diagnosing, repairing, and maintaining automobiles from basic through advanced automotive systems
  • Operating professional diagnostic and repair equipment
  • Working alongside master technicians in a rapidly changing industry

Automotive Technology is available at all campus locations.  Enroll to prepare for further education, advanced certifications and immediate employment. OSTC can help you find the light at the end of your tunnel.

Indispensable Skills and Essential Functions

All programming at OSTC is grounded on students having the competency to develop universal skills that are essential  to employment.  Individuals considering enrolling should exhibit the potential to learn the following industry relevant skills.

  • Able to use diagnostic equipment
  • Able to withstand exposure to fumes
  • Comfortable working under cars and hydraulic lifts
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Able to attain a driver's license
  • Able to lift 50 - 100 pounds
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Able to identify and use tools and machines to complete job tasks
  • Willing to perform dirty jobs
  • Strong eye, hand, and foot coordination
  • Able to follow step-by-step procedures
  • Automotive students engaged in car repairs in the shop.