American Honda's Professional Automotive Career Training (PACT) program leads towards becoming a certified Honda/Acura automotive service technician within a dealership. When a student enrolls in Sinclair's Honda PACT program they will be working on Honda/Acura vehicles and components during lab sessions to complete Honda/Acura modules that train students on specific systems that will lead to the development of expertise on the Honda/Acura products.
The Honda Automotive Certificate program is designed to train students to become Honda automotive technicians without pursuing an associate degree. Students will expand their knowledge of the automotive Honda service industry and secure employment with a Honda/Acura dealership. The Sinclair Automotive Technology programs are master certified by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) NATEF was founded as an independent, nonprofit organization with a single mission: To evaluate technician training programs against standards developed by the automotive industry. Since 1983, the NATEF process has resulted in certified automotive training programs in all 50 states at the secondary and post-secondary levels.
Career opportunities are available in positions for automotive service technicians in Honda/Acura dealerships, independent shops and automotive machine shops. In addition, graduates are also employed as service managers, shop foremen, parts managers, sales representatives or automotive instructors. Graduates with practical experience, education, willingness to work and a high degree of professionalism may expect to find jobs in middle management or research occupations within major automotive corporations.
The automotive certificate program prepares students to take the automotive ASE tests, which are required to be a certified technician. Students also receive credit from Honda for more than 150 modules towards their Honda master certification.
|Introduction to Automotive Service
|Automotive Engine Systems
|Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems I
|Automotive Engine Performance I
|Automotive Steering & Suspension Systems
|Automotive Manual Transmission & Driveline
|Automotive Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning Systems
|Automotive Brake Systems
|Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems II
|Automotive Engine Performance II
|Automatic Transmission Systems