General Automotive Resources

List of all Articulated High School Programs in Orange County 2015

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Saddleback College Student Program Guide to Alternative Fuel Vehicle Specialist

Saddleback College Student Program Guide to General Automotive Technician

Saddleback College Student Program Guide to Automotive Chassis Specialist

Saddleback College Student Program Guide to Automotive Engine Service Specialist

Saddleback College Student Program Guide to Automotive Engine Performance Specialist

Automotive Service Excellence

Bureau of Automotive Repair

California Association of Regional Occupational Centers and Programs (CAROCP)

Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair (CCAR)

International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN)

National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)

National Institute for Women in Trades, Technology and Science

Orange County Automobile Dealers Association

Tuttle-Click Automotive Group


OCADA-Orange County Automotive Dealer Association Dealerships are now hiring Saddleback College Auto Tech students!




   Section 609 Certification Information

ASE Section 609 Refrigerant Recovery Program

EPA.GOV Section 609 Technician Training and Certification Programs

MACS Worldwide Section 609 Certification Information


   AutoTech Student Resources

Advanced Automotive Hybrid Technology Summer Institute

Bolt Pattern Guide

California Automotive Teachers

California Career Cafe

Career Technical Education (CTE)

E15 (a blend of gasoline and ethanol)

Mode $06

National Technical Honor Society


Onet - Automotive Career Descriptions

Orange County Automobile Dealers Association - Student Technician Recruitment & Scholarships Information.

Orange County One-Stop Centers

Random Misfires

Scan Tool Help

SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund

Southern California Regional Transit Training Consortium


Wallace Racing - Automotive Calculators


Success in the New Economy from Brian Y. Marsh on Vimeo.

Direction and Motion Graphics: Brian Y. Marsh
Written and Narrated by: Kevin Fleming

Citrus College supported the production of “Success in the New Economy” to help a broader audience begin to understand preparation today for tomorrow’s labor market realities. The end result is a compelling case for students to explore career choices early, make informed decisions when declaring their college education goal, and to consider technical skill acquisition, real-world application and academics (career technical programs) in tandem with a classic education. This balanced approach to life and learning results in a well-educated and employed workforce.

Leveraging his expertise in higher education and Career & Technical Education, Kevin Fleming adapted conference presentations and research to create this data-driven explanation. And award winning film creator and producer Brian Y. Marsh brought the data to life through animation.

The complete transcription of the video with data references is available here:


   Reading Material

Greener gas damages cars

Happenings in High School Auto shops

Auto Techs make $100k a year

Students should Join Professional Organizations

Why Your Boss Is Wrong About You


   Saddleback College AutoTech Apparel

Purchase a Saddleback College AutoTech shirt for $15.00 cash only. Contact Raj Dhillon, 949-348-6078 or for availability.

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