Automotive Service Technology Program

Automotive Service Technology - PSAV 1,800 clock hours (16 months to complete)
Automotive Service Technology students will gain knowledge and skills for entering careers in automotive service and repairs, parts supply and after-market product installation.  Instruction and experiences include: the functioning, servicing and repairing of engines, suspension systems, brake systems, automotive electrical systems, fuel systems and air conditioning.  Upon successful completion of this program, the student will receive a certification from Hillsborough Community College.

Next Program Start Dates:
Morning - October 22, 2018
Afternoon - January 21, 2019

Class Times
Evening Program: Monday - Friday 1:30 pm - 7:30 pm 
Day Program:  Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 1:30 pm

Program Costs
The cost of the program covers tuition, lab fees, materials, tools, tool box, books, and an  Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification test.

ASE Certification
All students will sit for one or more of these ASE certification tests prior to graduation. Graduation is not contingent upon passing these tests.

Contact Information:
We would be delighted to have you tour our classrooms and meet our faculty.
Contact Steve Conti at or (813) 253-7589 for details.

Career Exploration:
We have many workforce programs which might fit your interests.
Contact Suzie Schneer at or 813-253-7858 to explore our options.

Mark Poling, Student Services Advising Generalist
Ybor City Campus Workforce Training Center
5610 East Columbus Drive Tampa, FL 33619