Mr. Chase and student working on car

    Located at Morris County School of Technology, Denville

    The Auto Service Technology program exposes students to essential concepts and principles of automotive mechanics using industry-recognized ASE education programs. The program is NATEF accredited and the instructors are ASE certified.  Students have the opportunity to earn NATEF/ASE, Hunter, and Snap-On certifications and credentials. In addition, students may advance their studies and pursue ASE Certification through participation in Continuing Education at the Morris County Vocational School District. Through an articulation agreement, students may begin the post-secondary program with advanced standing.

     Morris County high school students in 10th grade may apply for their 11th and 12th-grade year. 




Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Jeff Chase

Auto Service Instructor


Phone: 973-627-4600 ext. 234


Degrees and Certifications:

ASE master technician NC3 certified instructor through Snap on

Mr. Edward Netherland


phone- 973-627-4600 x234



Overview of Program

  • Students attend the following sessions for this Share Time program

    Year 1 Students: Morning Session 8:00 - 10:50 am
    Year 2 Students: Afternoon Session 12:10 - 2:50 pm

    Students earn: 20 Career and Technical Education credits per school year

    Students learn:

    • Tool and Shop Safety
    • Automotive Systems
    • Electrical Systems
    • Engine Performance
    • Steering and Suspension
    • Braking Systems
    • Customer Service
    • Troubleshoot Automotive Problems
    • Computer Diagnostics
    • Itemizing Invoices
    • Accurate Record Keeping
    • Cost Analysis and Efficiency
    • Oil Changes and Tire Rotations
    • General Maintenance
    • Applied Math Concepts
    • Applied Science Concepts

    Students are required to:

    • Read and Comprehend information at the high school level
    • Work collaboratively in groups
    • Follow multi-step directions
    • Develop career readiness skills
    • Apply problem solving and critical thinking skills
    • Engage in classroom lessons related to automotive repair theory and apply concepts to hands on activities