The Rolling Meadows High School automotive program, in Rolling Meadows, Ill., has received recognition on a national level, becoming the 18th high school in the state to achieve the certification.
The National Automotive Technician's Education Foundation accreditation ensures that the program meets the highest level of excellence, according to Joel Dufkis, an automotive technology instructor.
In 1990, the Clean Air Act was amended with language aimed at making it possible for automotive technicians to properly repair any malfunction that increases emissions. Among other things, the law...
Accreditation covers general automotive service technician.
Update to the NATEF standards used to accredit automotive training programs at secondary and post-secondary school level reflects changing needs of the automotive industry for entry-level...