Automotive Technician Training

Monday, September 25, 2023 to Friday, December 1, 2023
Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

DRIVE YOUR CAREER!  Get started with 10 weeks of free, hands-on training that includes job placement assistance!

  • Hands-on shop training in our 5,600 sq. ft., 4-bay auto shop; includes approximately 80 hours paid training
  • Instruction in shop safety, engine lubrications, cooling systems, tires, belts, brakes, customer service, technical service information, multi-point inspection and maintenance
  • Industry speakers, tours and employer contacts
  • Assistance with resumes, applications, interviewing, job search, retention and advancement
  • Opportunity to earn college credit and industry certificates

How to Participate

Learn more and apply online at or contact us at 651-379-5837 or email

Or attend an in-person information session on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. at our training facility at 635 Prior Ave N. St. Paul, MN 55104.

Our Automotive classes run year-round.  We start a new Automotive class approximately every 10 weeks, so apply today!


  • We will help you find employment, assist you in maintaining your new position and even support you in career advancement and future educational opportunities.
  • We will explore resources such as transportation, housing, childcare, and equipment that may be needed in order to work in your chosen field.
  • Opportunity to earn college credit and certifications from industry leading organizations 

Program Costs

Training available at NO COST to eligible students

Eligibility requirements:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Interested in working or pursuing additional education in the automotive industry
  • Score at a 6th grade level or higher on a reading assessment
  • Take a math assessment, no minimum score required
  • No convictions of Auto theft in the last 10 years
  • Physically able to complete automotive tasks such as lifting 50 lbs., standing, bending, and kneeling for extended periods of time 
  • Must have a valid MN driver's license 
  • Eligible to work in the United States

Who to Contact for More Information

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