St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

Building Futures - Creating Meaningful Lives

Automotive Technology

Auto Tech   Auto Tech
Be prepared for an entry-level automotive repair position or continuing education in the field upon successful completion of their program. Students will learn to diagnose, service, and repair many different automotive systems. Four of the eight NATEF modules are covered during this course of study. Students also learn about computerized engine controls, engine performance, emission controls, wheel alignment, and how to perform NYS vehicle inspections.

Academic Credit

Please check with your school or CTE Guidance Counselor on additional academic credits available within this Career and Technical Education course.

Career Opportunities

  • Alignment Specialist
    Auto Tech
  • Automotive Technician
  • Business Owner
  • Brake Specialist
  • Service Technician
  • Service Writer
  • Entry Level Mechanic
  • Undercare Service Technician
  • Exhaust and Emissions Control Specialist
  • And Many More

Units of Study

  • Introduction to Automotive Technology
  • Introduction to Engines
  • Automatic Transmissions
  • Manual Drive Lines
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Brakes and Hydraulics
  • Automotive Electrical Systems
  • Air conditioning and Heating
  • Performance/ Ignition Systems
Articulation Agreements and Dual Enrollment

The St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES, partnering with post-secondary education institutions, has agreements that provide students with possible college credits and/or incentives if they choose to pursue post-secondary education and training.  

Articulated Credit                                         
Alfred State College                                                     
Dual Enrollment

No student shall, on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, disability, age or weight, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subject to unlawful discrimination under any career and technical education program or activity.



1000 Park Street
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
(315) 393-4570
(315) 393-4724 fax
Instructor: Austin Hicks

7225 State Highway 56
Norwood, NY 13668
(315) 353-2293
(315) 353-7334 Main Office Fax
(315) 353-6990 Guidance Office Fax
Instructor: Mike Ells
Instructor: Kelly Tiernan
3606 State Highway 58
Gouverneur, New York 13642
(315) 287-3590
(315) 287-2720 fax
Instructor: Patrick Mullaney