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Automotive Technology and Collision Academy

The responsibilities of automotive service technicians and mechanics have evolved from simple mechanical and auto body repairs to high-level, technology-related work.

Today’s automobiles possess integrated electronic systems and on-board computers that regulate performance. This, coupled with the introduction of hybrid fuel technology, has increased the demand for highly skilled workers who can use computerized shop equipment and work with electronic components while maintaining their expertise with traditional hand tools.

Technicians must have an increasingly broad knowledge of how vehicles’ components work and interact, and they also must be able to work with electronic diagnostic equipment, digital manuals and reference materials.



Career & Technical Education Center
65 Parrott Road, Building #3
West Nyack, NY 10994
(845) 627-4770

Kim Bell
Executive Director of Career and Technical Education

Eric Kurz

James Matera
Assistant Principal

Jennifer Patrikis
School Counselor
Nanuet Union Free School District
South Orangetown Central School District
Suffern Central School District
New Jersey school districts

Jaymie DeLeon
School Counselor
East Ramapo Central School District
Pearl River School District
Rockland BOCES Student Services

Nicole Minter
School Counselor
Clarkstown Central School District
North Rockland Central School District
Nyack Public Schools