AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY

AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY

Hands-on experience is necessary for careers in the automotive industry. That's why our students are out in the shop right at the beginning of the school year, building engines, running diagnostic tests, and understanding the physics behind engine torque. There are multiple pathways in the automotive industry, and you'll be exposed to a wide variety of careers throughout your two years on campus.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Tear down and rebuild a variety of engines (from small engines to your typical vehicle engine)

  • Learn engine performance and maintenance

  • Use the dynamometer to test engine toque and power.

  • Understand suspension and steering systems

  • Troubleshoot electrical systems

YOUR COURSES

Year One 

  • Ground Transportation Engine and Power Train 

  • Automotive Braking, Suspension, and Steering Systems (Undercarriage Systems)

Year Two 

  • Engine Performance 

  • Ground Transportation Electrical/Electronics 

  • Automotive Capstone

YOUR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS

Whatever your pathway, whether it's employment, enrollment, or enlistment, the Automotive Academy will provide you the opportunities to reach your goals through valued industry certifications, exposure to our college partners, and taking advantage of our Work-Based Learning program. Several of our graduates go on to become automotive technicians, transmission technicians, shop managers, or automotive engineers.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

  • CPR/First Aid

COLLEGE PARTNERS

  • Owens Community College 

  • Ohio Tech 

  • University of Northwestern Ohio 

  • Columbus State Community College 

  • Universal Technical Institute (UTI)

INSTRUCTOR

Rodney Peterson
rpeterson@ohiohipoint.com
937-599-3010 ext. 1371

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