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All EFSC campuses are open and all classes resumed as scheduled Monday, September 18. Students and instructors should discuss issues related to missed classes, assignments and tests. An email has been sent to students outlining hurricane closure impacts related to Fall Term courses. You can also view that email online.

Automotive Service Technology Industry Certification

National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE):
EFSC's Automotive Technology program meets the stringent requirements of ASE (National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence) and is ASE/NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation) master certified in all eight areas of automotive service specialization. All instructors are ASE-certified in the areas they teach, and full-time instructors are ASE-certified master automotive technicians. Students are encouraged to take each ASE specialty certification test soon after completing the corresponding EFSC automotive course. ASE offers the certification tests eight times per year.

Ford Motor Company Certification:
EFSC offers the same training and certification available at Ford
factory schools. While enrolled in the courses at EFSC, students are required to attain the Ford Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) certificate. Ford MLR consists of Ford-accredited coursework in
Electrical and Electronic Systems, Heating and Air Conditioning, Suspension, Steering and Alignment, and Automotive Brake Systems with instruction from Ford-certified instructors. (Students must complete the MLR course work with a score of 80 or better.)