• School Closings/Delays:

    Due to Governor Wolf's order Admiral Peary School is closed indefinitely.   Update 4/1/2020

    Gov. Wolf issues 'Stay at Home' order for all of Pennsylvania

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf has placed all of Pennsylvania under an order to stay at home, dramatically expanding the geographic footprint of the quarantine as state officials combat the coronavirus pandemic.

    The order will last at least through April 30. Separately, schools and nonessential businesses are closed until further notice.




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Automotive Technology



CIP Code 47.0604

Instructor: Mr. Watkins

Program Overview

Today’s automotive technicians must have an open mind with the constant changes in this field of work. In our Automotive Technology program, students will become proficient in diagnosis and repair of many systems of the modern automobile. Instructional areas include but are not limited to: General maintenance, brakes, steering, suspension, electrical/electronic systems, engine performance, engine emissions, mechanical engine repair, engine cooling and lubrication, heating and air conditioning, drive train service, OBDII and CAN systems.


Post Secondary Education

WYO Tech

Ohio Technical College

Univ. of Northwestern Ohio

Penn College of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens


Career Opportunities

Automotive Technician

Automotive Mechanic

State Inspection Mechanic

Brake Repairer

Emissions Auto Technician

Parts Counterperson


Industrial Certifications

PA Skills Certificate

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

PA State Inspection License

PA State Emissions

609 Mobile Air Conditioning


Advanced Credit

Johnson College

WYO Tech

Commonwealth Technical Institute

Penn College of Technology

Community College of Allegheny County

Thaddeus Stevens

Rosedale Technical Institute

Various Community Colleges in Pennsylvania


Statewide Articulation Agreements


Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494