Online auto mechanic schools

Updated March 23, 2017

Learning auto repair doesn't need to be a demanding and time-consuming task. Through online training programs, you can set your own pace in learning how to operate tools and resolve automobile problems. Online auto mechanic schools enable you to study and earn a diploma even if you don't have time to attend a traditional school regularly because of an existing job or other commitments.

Stratford Career Institute

Stratford Career Institute’s Auto Mechanic School enables you to study at home and at your own pace. The course covers advanced repair and maintenance techniques including performance testing and diagnostics. Topics include engines, emissions, electrical systems, lighting, brakes, suspension and steering.

When you enrol, you will receive textbooks, learning aids and study guides. You also gain access to online student services and exams. To strengthen the learning process, instructors are on standby to answer questions and provide explanations. The tuition fee includes tools and equipment, which are shipped at no extra cost.

Stratford Career Institute

1 Champlain Commons, Unit 3

Saint Albans, VT 05478-5560


Ashworth College

Ashworth College offers a comprehensive auto mechanics online course that includes topics such as engines, drive trains, starters, power systems, wheels, brakes, accessories and more. These topics are covered in 18 lessons, each culminating in an online exam. You may study the textbooks on your own, with exercises to strengthen the learning process.

When you enrol, you will receive illustrated textbooks and study guides, as well as tools such as a Craftsman 10-piece wrench set and a socket wrench set. Ashworth College also provides tutorial assistance and online support for students.

Ashworth College

430 Technology Parkway

Norcross, GA 30092


Penn Foster Career School

Penn Foster Career School offers a comprehensive auto repair technician program that equips you with knowledge and skills in electrical systems, engine controls, fuel systems, brakes, exhaust systems, wheel alignments, transmissions, and engine disassembling and rebuilding.

Aimed at helping students build a career or a business in the field of automotive maintenance, the Auto Repair Technician Program provides flexible study hours to home-based students. The tuition fee includes textbooks, learning aids and tools for all the lessons. Moreover, the school provides preparation tools for the Automotive Service Excellence Exam.

Penn Foster Career School

925 Oak Street

Scranton, PA 18515


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