About the Automotive Technology Program
The Future of Mobility is Autonomous, Your Career in Automotive Technology Starts Now
Get hands-on training and high tech skills on the latest vehicles and technologies at Santa Monica College. Apply basic diagnostic techniques, maintenance procedures and repair skills to automotive, electrical, braking and suspension, and steering systems. Learn how to troubleshoot and repair electronic, mechanical and hybrid-electric vehicles. Gain an understanding of alternative fuels and other emerging technologies as well as learn how each performs as potential solutions to transportation related energy and air pollution problems.
Employees in these essential positions in today’s automotive maintenance shop operate sophisticated tools and equipment, and practice safe work procedures under the guidance of more experienced technicians.