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Auto Repair Technician
Penn Foster offers students the opportunity to earn a diploma as an Auto Repair Technician. By completing this online training program, students receive hands-on training and practice regarding auto repair.
Students receive training in fuel, braking, exhaust and electrical systems, computerized engine controls, transmission parts, and repair and rebuilding of automotive engines. By successfully completing this program, students should learn the skills needed to work as an Auto Repair Technician.
The Auto Repair Technician diploma program is comprised of 11 Instruction Sets. These sets provide an overview of automotive systems and tools, engine types, parts and operation. Later in the sets, students learn the braking systems, fuel systems, and electrical systems.
By completing training in Auto Repair from home, students are able to determine their own schedule for studying and completing projects.
Students complete exams at the end of each lesson. After students pass the set, the next lesson may be started. Potential students may apply through Penn Foster’s Career School website by filling out an online application. The student may begin training upon being accepted and after the enrollment forms have been processed.
Penn Foster Career School and Penn Foster High School are regionally accredited by the Commission on Secondary Schools of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. And, nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).
Penn Foster Career School and Penn Foster High School are licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools.
Penn Foster College is nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) and licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postseconday Education.
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