Automotive Program Competencies

  1. Safety – Demonstrate knowledge and apply practice of Government regulations and Industry safety standards to all tasks and work assignments.
  2. Shop Tool and Equipment Proficiency– Utilize shop equipment in accordance with all OSHA regulations and manufacturer requirements.
  3. Diagnostic Tools and Equipment – Demonstrate proficiency in the use of Industry approved diagnostic equipment to analyze and diagnose vehicle systems.
  4. Teamwork – Function effectively as a member of a technical team.
  5. Identify and Solve Problems – Identify, analyze, and solve narrowly defined technical problems.
  6. Communication – Apply written, oral and graphical communication skill in both technical and non-technical environments; identify and use appropriate tech literature.
  7. Lifelong learning – Understand the need for , and engagement in, self-directed continuing professional development
  8. Professional/Ethical/Diversity – Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to address professional and ethical responsibilities, including a respect for diversity.
  9. Quality, Continuous Improvement – Demonstrate a commitment to quality, timeliness, and continuous improvement.