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Auto Technology

The science, technology, and hands-on know-how to get vehicles running.

Randolph electric powered truck

Randolph electric powered truck

Automotive Technology prepares students with the technical know-how and skills required to service and maintain automobiles. This program focuses on diagnosing and testing malfunctions in and repair of engines, fuel, electrical, cooling and brake systems and drive train and suspension systems. Students have access to professional technical repair information and will learn the PA state inspection procedures.

 

What you can look forward to when you enroll in the Auto Technology program:

Car Shows

Philadelphia International Auto Show – February

Philadelphia International Auto Show – February

Randolph Career & Technical High School – Universal Motorsports Association Car Show to benefit SkillsUSA – May

Randolph Career & Technical High School – Universal Motorsports Association Car Show to benefit SkillsUSA – May

NASCAR Xfinity Cup drivers Bubba Wallace, Brennan Poole and Ryan Reed visit the School District of Philadelphia’s A. Phillip Randolph Technical High School, Tuesday May 17, 2016, in Philadelphia. (Comcast Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

NASCAR Xfinity Cup drivers Bubba Wallace, Brennan Poole and Ryan Reed visit the School District of Philadelphia’s A. Phillip Randolph Technical High School, Tuesday May 17, 2016, in Philadelphia. (Comcast Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

Competitions

Randolph competes in various car competitions

Paid Internships

Learn more about internships

Trips

To places like SEPTA, Auto Dealerships, and Fleet shops

Certifications

S/P2 Safety & Pollution Prevention, Valvoline Motor Oil Basics, EPA Section 609 Air Conditioning/Refrigerant Certificate, PA Certified Safety Inspector

Equipment

Learn to use industry-standard equipment including hand and power tools, tire changer, wheel balancer, brake lathe, alignment machine, charging system tester, etc.

Post-Secondary Schools

Trips have included tours of ATC, UTI, CCP, and Lincoln Tech.  Trade school representatives visit classes to speak about opportunities for further training in the transportation industry.

College Articulations

Gain College credits during high school.   Students who excel in the auto tech program can be recommended by their teacher to earn nine (9) college credits going to schools like CCP, Penn College of Technology, and Thaddeus Stevens.

 

Last modified: March 5, 2018