Office Location
Advanced Technology Center, Room 15-A, 2201 Hull Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Monday - Friday
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Department Chair: Brian Oldham
Automotive Systems Diagnostics
The Automotive Systems Technology curriculum at FTCC is here to help individuals who are passionate about cars and are interested in a career that is both technical and rewarding. 
As new makes and models continue to hit the market so does the need for qualified technicians to repair and maintain these new technologies, parts and intricate systems.
Learn how to fix the cars you love to drive – enroll in automotive technical training at FTCC and get on the path to a successful automotive career!

Accreditation

The Automotive Systems Technology program at Fayetteville Technical Community College is accredited by the ASE Education Foundation.

Ase Education Foundation Horizontal1503 Edwards Ferry Rd., NE, Suite 401
Leesburg, VA 20176
https://aseeducationfoundation.org/

Are There Certifications?

Our department employs instructors that have Top Tier Master Certifications in ASE, FORD and General Motors. 
Your instructors will help you get fully immersed in a fast paced program that puts the tools you need to succeed as an automotive technician right in your hands while using state of the art diagnostic equipment.

 

What Makes This Program Stand Out?

This unique curriculum is accredited by ASE Education Foundation & Ford, plus combines the latest in:
  • Automotive technology education
  • Relevant industry simulations
  • Strong academic coursework
These combine to prepare graduates for successful careers in the automotive service industry.

What to Expect:

Course Work

Classroom and lab experiences integrate technical and academic course work. Emphasis is placed on theory, servicing and operation of brakes, electrical and electronic systems, engine performance, steering and suspension, automatic transmission and trans-axles, engine repair, climate control, and manual drive trains.

Career Paths

Graduates should be prepared to take the ASE exam and be qualified for employment in dealerships and repair shops in the automotive service industry.

 

Associate Degree

Automotive Systems Technology (A60160)

Program Length: 5 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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Diploma

Automotive Systems Technology Diploma (D60160)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Diploma

 

Certificates

Maintenance & Light Repair I Certificate (C60160C6)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

Maintenance & Light Repair II Certificate (C60160C7)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

Medium/Heavy Truck Maintenance Certificate (C60160C5)

Program Length: 3 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma & Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

High School Connections
Maintenance & Light Repair I Certificate (C60160H2)

Program Length: 1 Semester
Prerequisite: Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate