Welcome to the NHADA Foundation’s Career Pathway tool. To get started, please let us know your current level of expertise in the automotive industry (don’t worry -- you can change this at any time.)
- High School
- Certificate Program
- No Experience
- C-Level Tech
- Entry B-Level
- Advanced B-Level
- Master Tech A-Level
No Auto Tech Training
No experience? That's okay! There are plenty of avenues to take to get started.
Auto Tech Certificate
Master Level A-Tech
A Tech who has the ability to understand, diagnose and repair all systems on a vehicle.
Advanced Level B-Tech
Expanding upon entry level duties at a more advanced skill level. Duties become more advanced.
Entry Level B-Tech
Disassembles and performs partial or complete overhaul of engines, transmissions, differentials, etc.
Performing basic repair jobs such as oil changes, minor brake work, and general services.
You can earn while you learn, alternating between classroom and hands on work experience.