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Contact Information:

Bruce Gettel, Teacher - Auto Tech I
Phone (845) 295-4152 or email
BJ Lohmann, Teacher - Auto Tech II
Phone (845) 295-4152 or email

The instruction, hands-on experience, and internships in the Automotive Technology Program prepares students for entry-level employment, post-secondary education, and ASE certification in the automotive industry. The curriculum in the first year of the program focuses on use of hand tools, engine repair, cooling and heating systems, and electrical/electronic systems. Instruction in advanced electronic systems, computer diagnostic, engine performance and emissions, and brake systems is offered in the second year.

For a more information, view the Program Brochure 


Career Opportunities in the Automotive Field:
  • Alternative Fuels Vehicle Technician                      
  • Automotive Body Repair
  • Automotive Glass Installer                                   
  • Automotive Industry Careers
  • Automotive Mechanic                                         
  • Automotive Specialty Technician
  • Automotive Industry Careers                              
  • Automotive Master Mechanic
  • Automotive Electrician                                        
  • Automotive Electric Mechanic
  • Automotive Engineer                                          
  • Automotive Parts Counter Worker
  • Automotive Service Advisor                                 
  • Automotive Technician (NATEF)
  • Automotive Creative Designer
  • Bus and Truck Mechanic                                      
  • Diesel Mechanic                                                  
  • Engineer
  • Exhaust Fitter and Repairer                                  
  • Farm Equipment Mechanic
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic                                 
  • Insurance Appraiser  
  • Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic                       
  • Motorcycle Mechanic
  • Sales Representative                          
  • Small Engine Mechanic
  • Vehicle Breakdown Engineer
College Articulation Agreements:
Columbia-Greene Community College  --
Lincoln Technical Institute
Morrissville State College --
SUNY Rockland --
SUNY Delhi  --