Advanced Technology Institute

Category: Non traditional | State: VA

About Advanced Technology Institute

Advanced Technology Institute (ATI) is committed to awarding certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees that promote students' ability to enter or strengthen a chosen career. Diploma programs include Automotive Technology, Heavy Vehicle Technology, HVAC Technology, and Maritime Welding Technology. An Associate in Occupational Science can also be earned in these disciplines by adding our Service Management courses. Also available is a Tractor Trailer Driving program (8 weeks), which offers a certificate and prepares students for their Class A Commercial Driving Exam. ATI's technical programs are practical, student-centered, and designed to prepare graduates for direct entry into the workplace.

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Why you should attend?

Advanced Technology Institute is located in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia where there are over 400,000 veterans and approximately 90,000 active duty personnel. Our training programs are hands-on and provide the skills necessary to assist veterans in their current profession or transition into a new career path. ATI offers year-round schedules, allowing students to be enrolled full-time throughout their enrollment and graduate faster than a traditional academic schedule. Class schedules (morning or evening) are consistent so that students know their schedule from orientation-to-graduation, allowing them to balance their education with work and family responsibilities.


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A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.

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