Advanced Automotive Technology

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Amy Loveland

Amy Loveland

  • Instructional Management Assistant
  • 801-593-2494

Program Summary

When Can I Start

Start dates occur every two weeks


20 Credit Hours

Time to Complete

8 months @ 18hrs/wk

Training Locations

Main Campus, Utah Department of Corrections Instructional Service Center

Adult Student Costs | $1,900*

Estimated: Includes Tuition, Fees and Course Materials. Some elective courses may have additional fees and/or materials that are not calculated in this summary.

High School Costs | $61

Tuition is free for high school students, however there are some fees and materials that they may be responsible for at the beginning or during the program

  • NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

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Program Outcomes

Program / Admission Details

Program Description
Students enrolled in the Advanced Automotive Technology program will build on skills acquired in the Automotive Technology program. Training will utilize industry standard tools and procedures for automotive service, diagnostics, and maintenance. The program offers a learning environment similar the automotive service industry. Students will gain valuable hands-on experience servicing and practicing their skills on a large variety of vehicles makes and models - both foreign and domestic.
Admission Requirements

This program is open to qualified high school and adult students who meet the following program requirements:

  • ADULT STUDENTS: Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS: Must be at least 16 years of age AND be in 11th or 12th grade
  • Hold a current, valid driver's license
Placement Assessment Requirements

No testing required for this program

Credentials and Certifications
Davis Technical College Credentials
  • Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion
Available Licensing/Certifications
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A1 Engine Repair
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A3 Manual Drive Train & Axles
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • ASE Automobile and Light Truck Certificate: A8 Engine Performance
  • Mobile Air Conditioning Society Section 609
Transfer Options

The following academic agreements are available to students in the this program. In order to receive credit for course work included in these agreements, you must provide a transcript to the receiving institution.

Please be aware that some agreements require you to complete the entire program before they will transfer credit. Please contact your instructor at Davis Tech if you have questions.

This program is eligible to transfer credits towards an AAS degree to the following institutions:

Classroom Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8am-11am 8am-11am 8am-11am 8am-11am 8am-11am
12pm-3pm 12pm-3pm 12pm-3pm 12pm-3pm 12pm-3pm
6pm-9pm 6pm-9pm 6pm-9pm 6pm-9pm

Program Faculty

John Riley

FT John Riley | Lead Instructor

  • ASE Master Automobile Technician, ASE Maintenance and Light Repair Technician, L1 ASE Certification
  • Master's degree from Utah State Univeristy
David Hoffman

FT David Hoffman

  • Master's degree from University of Utah
Tanner Harvey

FT Tanner Harvey

  • Associate degree from Weber State University
Charles Gephart

PT Charles Gephart

  • Certificate from Davis Technical College
Jim Nibley

PT Jim Nibley

LaVon Turnbow

PT LaVon Turnbow