General Service Technician

An I-BEST Program

What students say...

“It was a great starting foundation for my career.”

Diana DeGoede, GST Student

In this three-quarter program, students will learn automotive technology fundamentals and maintenance procedures to prepare for entry-level positions in the automotive service industry.  

Get started!

  1. Speak with the program advisor or instructor
  2. Attend the next information/application session, July 20 at 2:30 p.m., Room 2150
  3. Explore options for financial assistance

Program Advisor/Instructor

Mark Hankins
Automotive Program

Phone 206-546-4758
Office Room 2152
I-BEST Instructor

Betsy Binnian
ESL Department

Phone 206-546-6959
Office Room 2154

1st Quarter

2nd Quarter

3rd Quarter

  • Shop Safety & Tool Use
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Engine Fundamentals
  • Climate Control
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Brake Systems
  • Suspension Systems
  • Transmission and Axel Systems
  • Alignment
  • Internship: work in paid 
    entry-level automotive position