Experience: 18 years as a Volkswagen technician. 6 years at CRTC. 
Education/Credentials: Ohio Technical College, ASE Master Technician
Other Interests: Fishing, Hunting, Skiing, Hiking, Camping





Email: smayotte@sau8.org

Scott Mayotte
​Instructor

automotive Technology

Experience:24 years in education: 15 at CRTC, 9 at Manchester Community College: 35 years auto repair, owner/manager of shop: 2 years dealership tech: 6 years aircraft tech, including 4 years military, helicopter tech crew chief in Vietnam
Education/Credentials: ASE Certified Master Technician, L1 Certification; Federal Aviation Mechanics License, Spartan School of Aeronautics 
Other Interests:family auto repair business, baseball
​Email: pbill@sau8.org

phil bill
customer driven experience specialist

Craig Emerson
​Instructor

Experience:15 years as employee of Benson Auto in Franklin (Chevrolet specialist). Most of time as an A Tech. Third year at CRTC
Education/Credentials: Associate's Degree in Auto Tech from Lakes Region Community College. He also teaches at LRCC.
Other Interests: Being with family, fishing, beach trips




​Email: cemerson@sau8.org



STUDENTS LEARN>>
​Brakes, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance & Repair Exhaust Systems, Front End Alignment, Preventive Maintenance, Steering & Suspension Systems, Use of Computerized Diagnostic Testing Equipment  


CAREER OPPORTUNITIES>>
Automotive Technician, Diesel Mechanic, Independent Shop Owner, Parts Technician/ Manager, Service Manager, Service Writer


COLLEGE ALIGNMENT>>
MCC: Auto 111 Introduction to Automotive Service*
​LRCC: LAUT1211 Automotive Systems 1


CERTIFICATIONS>>
ASE Student Certifications (numerous), Snap-On Solus Pro Scan Tool Certification, Snap-On 504 Electrical Meter Certification, SP2 - Mechanical Safety, SP2 - Pollution Prevention,  Valvoline Motor Oil Certification


RECENT DATA:
50% of our 2014/15 juniors passed ASE Engine Repair and ASE Maintenance and Light Repair certificates.


​12 of our 2014/15 seniors were Solus Scan Tool certified by Snap On.

Students enrolled in 14 dual enrollment courses 2014/2015.
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PARALLEL EXPECTATIONS>>
SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE COURSES: Algebra, Geometry
SUGGESTED SIMULTANEOUS COURSES: Physics, Technical Writing
HIGH VALUE SOFT SKILLS & ABILITIES: Effective Collaborator, Team Player, Strong Work Ethic, Strength/ Stamina, Flexibility, Fine motor skills

In our NATEF certified program you will:
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain live vehicles using the same high end repair equipment found in the finest shops including Hunter alignment racks, tire changers & wheel balancers and lifts; Ammco brake lathes; and Snap-On & OTC scan tools.
  • Develop skills that perfectly align to post-secondary and, ultimately, industry through our NATEF (ASE) approved curriculum.
  • Engage in an extensive eight week internship working alongside professional “A” Techs with possibility of immediate job placement.
  • Enroll with proven confidence in top post-secondary schools in the region including Toyota, GM, Chrysler, Honda and Caterpillar Manufacturer.