Automotive Technician Certificate | Butler Community College

Automotive Technician Certificate

Automotive Technology Certificate program at Butler is fast, hands on and surprisingly affordable.

Advance your automotive technician career by earning your certification

Did you know Butler Community College has a long history of superior vocational training, including automotive technician? Butler's automotive program is second to none and is an unmatched value! Butler's affordable auto technician certification program was developed with the input of experienced professionals and is accredited by the Kansas Board of Regents, ensuring you receive a quality education with training to meet the needs of industries in desperate need for qualified auto technician workers.

Rev Up Those Engines as an Eager Student

Get to the guts of how automobiles tick…well, they better not be ticking or you might have a lifter going bad. Our ASE certified instructors will teach you the ins and outs of all the components that make you move down the highway. By interning at local service shops, you’ll gain real-world experience in our nine-month program. Employers seek those who have practice in a specific field and who are ready to learn and grow.

Learn at Butler and build upon your knowledge and skills once you’re in the workplace. We’ll help you lay the foundation so you can accelerate in your dream CAReer.

Drive Out of Butler Into a Career

Our industry partners need a skilled workforce and their demand for qualified auto technicians is only growing. Our hands-on certificate program takes less than a year to complete. It is designed to get you out in the shop to earn a competitive wage faster.

  • Nine-month program gets you qualified fast
  • Focused, hands-on training teaches you the skills employers are seeking
  • State of the art equipment means you are learning on the newest tech and staying up-to-date with industry leaders
  • Earn ASE certification & learn the techniques automotive technology employers need:
    • Automotive HVAC
    • Brakes
    • Drive Trains and Axels
    • Electrical
    • Engine Repair
    • Engine Performance
    • Suspension & Steering
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program can be found at

Can You Afford to Wait Any Longer?

You're looking to advance in a career. Waiting years to get the education you need for the career you want is too long. We agree. You can earn an affordable certificate in less than nine months and graduate with less debt.

There is an immediate and long term demand for auto technicians both locally and nationwide. Contact us to learn more or apply for free today!

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Scholarships and financial aid is available to those who qualify, but don't assume you won't! Butler's financial aid advisors can walk you through the process, including filling out a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and the scholarships which are available to help pay for your education.

Career Services

Enrolling in the auto technician certificate program at Butler Community College is your first step toward investing in your future. The Butler Career Services department wants to ensure you get the best return on that investment. From helping connect you with industry employers, to assistance in writing your resume, to interview preparation, our Career Services department helps students leverage their education to start their new career as an automotive technician!

Classes You Take

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