Auto Services

Skills for the Future

In the Auto Services program, students learn skills in basic auto services and develop competencies in the following areas: 

  • Oil and lube services

  • Tire changing, balancing and repairing

  • Basic electrical services (lights and wiring)

  • Brake system repair

  • Exhaust systems

  • Drive shafts

  • Servicing batteries

  • Winterizing

  • Auto detailing

  • Basic painting and welding

  • Students also gain experience with an engine overhaul

Career Technical Student Organization

SkillsUSA logo

All students in this program are members of the Upper Valley Career Center SkillsUSA Chapter.

SkillsUSA Mission:
SkillsUSA empowers its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation’s future skilled workforce through the development of Framework skills that include personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.

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Entry-Level Career Opportunities

  • Autobody Repair Assistant

  • Exhaust Specialist

  • Mechanic’s Assistant

  • Automotive Detail Specialist

  • General Mechanic

  • Parts Salesperson

  • Component Rebuilder

  • Lube-oil/filter Specialist

  • Shocks Specialist

Advanced Career Opportunities

  • Shop Foreperson

  • Parts Manager

  • Service Manager

  • Independent Garage Owner

Certifications Available

  • OSHA 10 and 20 hr

  • Forklift

  • Scissor Lift

Our Instructor

Donald Wawsczyk
Instructor Level I & II 
937.778.1980 x740