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Transportation Technologies

Career & Technology Education
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Automotive Technology

The Automotive Technology MLR Plus CTE Program of Study is an instructional program that incorporates the NATEF program accreditation standards and task lists for their accreditation levels: MLR (Maintenance and Light Repair) in five repair areas, and AST (Automotive Service Technician) in three repair areas. 

The program prepares students for further education and careers in the Transportation Equipment Pathway and Automotive Technology. Safety & Service Information and Workplace/Employability Skills (A-0) are basic to all NATEF accreditation levels and require the same 43 tasks regardless of accreditation level – MLR, MLR+, AST or Master Automotive Service Technician (MAST).  MLR Plus is taught by ASE Certified Automotive Instructors. 

  • Electrical/Electronic Systems I 
  • Brakes
  • Suspension and Steering 
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems II and HVAC 
  • MLR Powertrain and Engine Repair/Engine Performance (2 Credits)

CTE Contacts

Mr. Adam Tolley, Supervisor of Instruction
(410) 758-2403, Ext. 131
202 Chesterfield Avenue
Centreville, MD 21617
adam.tolley@qacps.org

Ms. Robin Smith, Admin. Assistant
(410) 758-2403, Ext. 186
202 Chesterfield Avenue
Centreville, MD 21617
robin.smith@qacps.org