5 Reasons to Become an Automotive Technician

Are you considering pursuing a technical career in the trades? Would you like to have a rewarding career in which you work with your hands, continuously learn on the job, and have the opportunity to climb the occupational ladder? If you are interested in a technical career doing something that you are passionate about, then a career as an Automotive Technician might be a great choice for you! Read on to discover 5 great reasons to pursue this rewarding career with training from the Advanced Training Institute (ATI) in Las Vegas, Nevada.  



  • Love What You Do. 


Many people dream of making a successful career out of doing what they love, but not everyone finds a way to actually make it happen. A career as an Automotive Technician can enable you to make a living doing something you actually love to do! At the Advanced Training Institute (ATI), our mission is to guide our students into career paths that are rewarding personally as well as financially. If you love working on cars, ATI can train you to become an Automotive Technician and you can find success in doing a job you love to do.

  1.     Work Anywhere You Want. 

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the top-employing states for Automotive Technicians in 2018 were California, Texas, Florida, New York, and Pennsylvania (BLS). But one thing is for sure -- everywhere you go, people are driving cars. And all those cars and trucks require skilled technicians to maintain and repair them. So if you choose to pursue a career as an Automotive Technician, you’ll be pleased to find that you can work essentially anywhere across the country. As an Automotive Technician you can work wherever you want to live. 

  1.       Gain Specialized Skills.

Automotive Technicians are skilled tradespeople with specialized knowledge and a specific set of skills most people don’t have. At ATI, students learn basic electrical theory, clutch and drive-train diagnostics, brakes and transmission repair, automotive heating and air conditioning, and hybrid and alternative fuel vehicle technology. Graduates of ATI’s Auto Tech program are prepared to test for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification, a nationally-recognized industry certification that will demonstrate to potential employers your skill, knowledge, dedication, and exceptional employability. 


  1. Get To Work Fast. 

Following the “traditional” college path to a 4 year degree is not for everyone. At ATI, we believe in helping you get on your way fast, because we know your time is important. If you are motivated and ready to work hard, ATI can train you to become a skilled Automotive Technician in as few as 14 months. ATI graduates are fully trained and qualified to work on all types of vehicles and light trucks, and are prepared to test for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification. ATI’s Career Placement Services assist graduates in seamlessly transitioning from school to career, so you can get started in your new career sooner

  1. Accredited Program. Accredited School. 

If you are serious about a career as an Automotive Tech, the first step is to attend an accredited program like the one offered at ATI. The Automotive Technology program at ATI is affiliated with the Fiat Chrysler Mopar CAP Local program. Designed to develop the best-trained workers for the automotive industry, capable of working on some of the hottest, most technologically advanced vehicles on and off the road, the Mopar CAP program is an industry-recognized leader.

 ATI is an excellent choice for your training not only because the Auto Tech program affiliated with the prestigious Mopar CAP program, but because ATI is accredited through ACCSC (the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training). Our accrediting body holds us to the highest standards, requiring us to maintain high placement rates. That’s why we take student success very seriously. Our goal at ATI is for every student to be a graduate, and our mission is for every graduate to find rewarding employment in the field of their choice. At ATI our staff will do everything possible to see every student succeed in their chosen course of study.

If a career as an Automotive Technician sounds like a dream come true to you, then don’t wait any longer, call ATI at 702-903-4822 today! Our friendly and helpful Admissions Representatives are waiting to answer any questions you have about the Advanced Training Institute (ATI) and our programs. Contact us today to schedule a tour of our modern facility in Las Vegas, Nevada, or to begin the enrollment process. At ATI, we specialize in helping students like you realize their career dreams. What are you waiting for? Make it happen with ATI!