Industry Certifications

At Southeast Tech, our Automotive Technology program works hand-in-hand with the transportation industry. Students have the opportunity to gain several industry sponsored certifications, while pursuing their degree or diploma.

Industry-Sponsored Certificate Programs

ASE Student Certification

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All students take ASE certification at the end of each course in our program. There are eight ASE categories, and all students take all eight tests. Our pass rates average between 92% and 95%.

EPA 609 Refrigerant Recovery and Handling Certification


As part of the automotive technology heating and air conditioning class, all students take this certification training and exam.

Snap-On NC3

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 All students take the 596 Multimeter training and certification exam.


AC Delco Training


Students are assigned 40 online training classes from all eight ASE areas (most transferrable to GM dealer technician training program). Students receive a certificate after completing each class and have access to the full ACdelco training network. 

Ford ACE (Automotive Career Exploration)

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All students get online access to Ford dealer service training. All students complete at least one training class in each of the eight ASE areas. Students have access to all training at the Ford college site. Students that are sponsored by a Ford dealer complete 40 additional certificates in place of the ACDelco. Sponsored students work part time for a Ford dealer. 

Vern Eide Honda Sponsorship Program
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Students sponsored by Vern Eide Honda will complete Honda online training in place of ACDelco. Vern Eide provides Honda vehicles and equipment to enhance their Honda hands-on training at the school. Sponsored students also work part time for Vern Eide. 




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