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Transportation Systems

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Moving People

Students studying programs in this area at Tolles acquire skills to provide maintenance, repair and support services for all means of transportation.

Programs: Automotive Technologies - Automotive Collision Repair - Power Sports & Auto Services 

Automotive Technologies

  • Prepare for careers in auto repair, auto parts sales, auto technician, and service management.
  • Students in auto technology are well-prepared for a lifelong sustainable career with skills developed that include engine repair and performance, and electrical and electronic systems expertise.
  • Student in this program work on real-life projects with real-life customers in a state-of-the-art auto lab where on a daily basis the buzz of tools and technology are in motion.
Program Fuel:
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 9% growth in careers through 2020.
  • Students go on to work at nationally-linked dealerships, local auto shops, National Tire & Battery, AutoZone, and further their training at Owens Community College and Columbus State.
Core Courses Quick Facts: Mr. Brian Parks, Instructor
  • Transportation Systems
  • Auto Specialization
  • Estimated Supply/Uniform Cost: TBD
  • College Credits & Industry Credentials Available
  • Storefront: Auto Services
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Automotive Collision Repair

  • Prepare for careers in auto body repair, auto painting and detailing, auto framing, body shop management, and insurance adjusting.
  • Work in a state-of-the-art auto collision lab with an industry-standard paint booth that allows students to work on real-world projects while training within the program.
  • Students develop and practice welding and metal cutting skills, repair auto parts, practice sanding, re-finishing, frame alignment and unibody repair. Students work with real customers in the lab and have opportunities for internships while in high school.
Program Fuel:
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 13% growth in careers through 2020.
  • Students go on to work at nationally-linked dealerships, local body shops,  and continue their training at schools such as Ohio Technical College and University of Northwestern Ohio.
Core Courses Quick Facts: Mr. Miles Kieffer, Instructor
  • Transportation Systems
  • Auto Collision Repair
  • Estimated Supply/Uniform Cost: TBD
  • College Credits & Industry Credentials Available
  • Storefront: Auto Body Services
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Power Sports & Auto Services

  • Prepare for careers as a technician working with outdoor power equipment, lawn and garden equipment, power sports (Motorcycle and ATV), and auto maintenance.
  • Students in this lab will learn how to service and maintain a wide variety of gas and compact diesel engines and related equipment. They will learn how to use a systematic troubleshooting procedure to diagnosis running concerns and make repairs. They will also learn how to use electrical test equipment to diagnose and repair electrical concerns.
  • The outdoor power equipment, power sports, auto, and truck industry are all searching for employees to fill gaps in their aging workforce. Students that apply themselves will learn the skills needed to enter the workforce or continue their education in specialized mechanical fields of their choice. Students get the opportunity to work on school equipment, their own equipment, and customer service work.
Program Fuel:
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 9% growth for auto service technicians and mechanics through 2020.
  • Students have gone on to continue training at the Ohio Technical Institute, University of Northwest Ohio, Hocking College, and more.
Core Courses Quick Facts: Mr. Gregg Hansel, Instructor
  • Transportation Systems
  • Power Equipment Technology
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