Automotive Technology (AU) The Automotive Technology program is accredited by the Automotive Service Excellence Education Foundation in Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR). Successful students will be able to gain ASE student level certification in MLR, and CCAR safety. They will also have an opportunity to receive certification in preventative maintenance, brakes, suspension and steering, engine repair, engine performance, automatic transmission, manual transmission, electrical and HVAC. The course is taught by ASE Master certified technicians. Approximately 315 technician jobs are projected to be needed in our region in the next year.