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Modern automobiles are complex machines requiring service technicians who are highly skilled and knowledgeable about mechanical, electrical, and electronic systems.

The Automotive Technology program provides a strong combination of classroom theory and hands-on practice.

Photo album: Students in Auto and Diesel Technology classes

Automotive Technology Courses - current quarter

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Vehicle Repair

The Auto Technology program repairs staff and student vehicles by appointment throughout the year, charging for parts and a small shop fee. It's a great learning tool for students and a great benefit to the campus.

The LCC Automotive Technology program is certified by

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   > Transitional Studies - Basic skills classes in preparation for entry-level college courses and beyond.
   > Work-Based Learning - Custom designed work-based training programs.
Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology - Preparation for careers in industries that use trucks, heavy equipment, vessels or industrial equipment using diesel power, hydraulics or mechanical power transmission. Transfer to several baccalaureate institutions available.
Machine Trades - Studies in preparation for careers as machinist, millwright, tool and die maker or other occupations related to manufacturing, or transfer to a baccalaureate program.
Manufacturing Technology - Studies in preparation for careers in industries that make products from metal, plastics, wood and other materials, as well as those producing solar, biofuels, energy, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, food and a host of green products.
Welding Technology - Studies in preparation for the state commercial welding examination and welding jobs in manufacturing and maintenance.