Auto Technology

Auto Technology

Program Description
» Work on domestic, foreign, and hybrid cars, trucks, motorcycles, and ATVs in a high-tech precision industry.
» Use the same technology and tools as master technicians to analyze, diagnose, and repair advanced automotive systems.
» Maintain, repair, and fine-tune vehicles alongside a master technician in a full-service automotive center.
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Program Courses
» Ground Transportation Maintenance
» Sports/Recreational Power Systems
» Ground Transportation Engine and Power Train
» Ground Transportation Electrical/Electronics
» Automotive Braking, Suspension, and Steering Systems
 
Credentials & Certifications 
» ASE - Automotive Suspension and Steering - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Brakes - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Electrical/Electronics - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Engine Performance - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Automatic Transmission / Transaxle - 3pts
» ASE - Student Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles - 3pts
» ASE - Automotive Engine Repair - 3pts 
» ASE - Student Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning - 3pts
» ASE - Automobile Service Technology - 3pts
» NC3 Meter Certification 
 
College Credit Opportunities*
CCP - College Credit Plus
» AUTO 1100 Vehicle Service and Maintenance (3h)
» AUTO 1110 Electrical Circuitry (3h)
» AUTO 1140 Automotive Chassis (3h)
University of Northwestern Ohio - Articulation Agreement
» AU126 Suspension and Steering (6h)
» AU127 Hydraulic Brake Systems (6h)
 Hocking College - Articulation Agreement
» AUTO 1101 Automotive Service Orientation (3h)
» AUTO 1102 Internal Combustion Engine (3h)
» AUTO 1100 Automotive Electricity (5h)
» AUTO 1100 Automotive Electricity (5h) 
*Note: Qualifications Apply  
 
Career Opportunities 
Program Instructor 
 
Instructor: David Calendine
Teaching at Mid-East since: 2014
Credentials: ASE A1-A9, G1,T4,5,6,8; GM Certified in Automatic Transmission and Hybrid/Electric Vehicles. Certified HAM Operator. 
Field Experience: Two years at Stambaugh-Thompson; 24 years at Jeff Drennen Superstores
Notable Awards/Accomplishments: District Employee of the Year- 2019; High Schools That Work Advisor; SkillsUSA Advisor; National Honor Society Advisor; Mid-East Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee.
Hobbies/Interests: Marksmanship, Golf, Electronics, Cooking
Family Graduates of Mid-East: Daughters: Brittney Calendine and Vanessa Hindel; cousins: Dylan Daniels and Caitlyn Daniels
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