Automotive Technician


Become an Automotive Technician

Do you like working with cars and find yourself wanting to learn more about engine performance and repair? Then UEI College’s Automotive Technician program is the perfect fit to turn your interests into a paying career. Our program emphasizes hands-on training so you learn the nuts-and-bolts skills actually used on the job. When you complete your training, you can be prepared for an entry-level position in the automotive field. 

Auto Tech Program Overview – California Automotive Training

Earn your diploma as an Automotive Technician in as few as 32 weeks! This career-focused program is designed to give you complete training, fully preparing you to begin working in the automotive industry. You’ll learn the latest technology and techniques in auto diagnostics, maintenance and repair from experienced instructors who want to help you successfully complete the program. Gain hands-on experience in:

  • Engine Performance and Ignition Systems
  • Fuel Systems and Emission Controls
  • Brake Systems
  • Manual Transmissions
  • Preventive Maintenance and Hybrid Technology
  • Electrical Theory and Diagnosis
  • Steering Suspension and Passenger Comforts
  • Engine Theory and Systems
  • Automatic Transmissions


Auto Tech Career Outcomes for Automotive Technicians

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics*, employment opportunities are expected to grow 9 percent from 2012 to 2022. Most automotive workers are employed by automotive repair and maintenance shops or automobile dealers. Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores also employ some automotive technicians.



The Automotive Technician program is available at the following campus:

Prepare for a career in the automotive industry. Contact us today to learn more about the hands-on training you receive at UEI College.

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