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Program - Automotive Technology

Automotive Technology

The Automotive Technology program provides entry-level skills and knowledge for students who want to work in the automotive technology field. The curriculum emphasizes automotive electronics and features courses in body electrical, engine electrical and computerized fuel delivery systems. Our program is MasterTM-certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF), and our instructors are certified Master Technicians by the National Institute of Automotive Services Excellence (ASE).

Kirkwood is proud to be designated as one of only 40 Toyota T-TEN (Technician Training and Education Network) schools in the nation and is the only such school in Iowa.

Kirkwood is an authorized Snap-On Certified Training Center. After you complete the Snap-On Diagnostic products training and pass the rigorous test, you are considered a power user of Snap-On diagnostic tools, with an efficiency of 90-100 percent. Achieve master status (top 10 percent nationwide) and be one of the most sought after technicians in the field.

Click here to find out more about T-TEN.
Click here to find out more about Snap-On Certification.

Students in this program may be eligible to have half their tuition paid for by the Kibbie Grant.  Click here for more details.