Honolulu Neighborhood Colleges Automotive Technology program was just recently reaccredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc. (NATEF). The outcomes of the on-site evaluation showed that the program continues to fulfill the requirements for the NATEF Master Vehicle Service Innovation Accreditationthe greatest level of achievement acknowledged by NATEF.
NATEF commended Honolulu CC for keeping program standards, and continuing to meet the industrys requirements. With the growth in the automobile industry this certification makes Honolulus high quality program more valuablebetter than ever.
Getting a NATEF recertification for the master automobile service level is an excellent accomplishment for Honolulu CC. It identifies Honolulu as having an automotive program that aimspursues quality, shares Automotive Trainer Warren Takata.
Students of this program get a quality vehicle education that will increase their opportunities of passing the Automotive Service Excellence evaluation for vehicle licensure. Additionally, NATEF training prepares graduates to end up beingenter into a pool of highly trained entry-level specialists needed to service the existing Hawaii automotive market.
Together with the master auto recertification, Honolulu CC received the new incorporated academics accreditation in the locations of mathematics, science and language arts. Students gain academic expertise that is relatable to vehicle principles. This integration provides students with the abilities required to be effectivesucceed in their major, career and life.
The program has actually kept its NATEF certification since 1993, undergoing a review every five years. It is certified in all eight Automotive Service Excellence locations: engine repair, automatic transmission and transaxle, manual drive train and axles, suspension and steering, brakes, electrical/electronics systems, heating and air conditioning and engine performance.