Printed on 7/14/2024

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Automotive Maintenance & Light Repair Technician

Locations Summer 2024 Fall 2024 Spring 2025
Some courses may be available at multiple locations.

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Estimated Cost

Costs may not include all books or all materials and supplies. Some textbook costs may be included in the estimated program cost.

Cost based on current tuition and fees

* Tuition and fees are subject to change. For more details, see Cost of Attendance (PDF).


Bennett Mechanical Assessment

Complete the Bennett Mechanical Assessment. Go to to find information and instructions; You can also call us at (920) 735-5645 to sign up; The cost of the assessment is $14; you must score a 27 or higher.

Program Outcomes

  • Address customers in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate the use of safe work practices in all aspects of vehicle repair
  • Perform brake diagnosis and repairs
  • Perform electrical and electronic system diagnosis and repair
  • Perform maintenance and light repair of Automatic Transmissions
  • Perform maintenance and light repair of engine performance
  • Perform maintenance and light repair of engines
  • Perform maintenance and light repair of heating and air conditioning
  • Perform maintenance and light repair of Manual drivetrain and axles
  • Perform steering and suspension diagnosis and repairs
  • Use Information software for diagnosing and repairing vehicles


This program is certified by the ASE Education Foundation. ASE accredited programs ensure that the automotive technician education is upheld to the highest quality learning standards set by industry experts. An ASE accredited program also prepares students for achieving Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) technician certification.

Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 35 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

Student Services

We’re here to help you succeed. You’ll find a broad network of support at Fox Valley Tech. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.

Career Services

Career Services is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

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Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738