Please be advised that all programs at TCAT Harriman are in the process of being revised, and this page will be updated as soon as possible. In the meantime, please call Student Services at 865-882-6703 for additional information.
The aim of this program is to provide trainees with a thorough understanding of the methods of servicing and repairing automotive vehicles. Trainees are taught to use the proper factory-approved methods of servicing, repairing, and maintaining vehicles. Training includes learning to make proper diagnosis using diagnostic equipment, hand tools, precision measuring tools, and service manuals and specifications.
Training in automotive technology is designed to give students skills and technical knowledge which will prepare them for entrance into the automotive field. Units of instruction include training in the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) certified program, math, and the eight areas of A.S.E. certification: engines, electrical systems, climate control, engine performance, brakes, chassis, powertrains and transmissions.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
1745 Harriman Highway
Harriman, TN 37748
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 15,440
Current job openings per year: 1,590