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Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics

Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics
 
The Automotive Technology Program offers job-specific training in safety, the proper use of tools and equipment, and industry specific repair and diagnostic information. Students meet at the NGC in the CTE building.
 
COURSES:
Small Engine Technology
Automotive Technology I***
Automotive Technology II***
Practicum in Transportation
 
***eligible for Weatherford College Technical Dual Credit
 
HOT JOBS AND WAGES:
Occupation Job Summary Entry-Level Education 2017 Median Pay
Air Traffic Controllers Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of aircraft to maintain safe distances between them. Associate's degree $124,540
Heavy and Tractor-trailer Truck Drivers Heavy and tractor-trailor truck drivers transport goods from one location to another.  Postsecondary nondegree award $42,480
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics Inspect, maintain and repair cars and light trucks. Postsecondary nondegree award; industry certification $39,550
Diesel Service Technicians and Mechanics Inspect, repair and overhaul buses and trucks; or maintain and repair any type of diesel engine. Postsecondary nondegree training program $46,360