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Professional Update Training

The Automotive Service Technology Program at College of DuPage offers several advanced level courses that may be taken as update and technology enhancement coursework; these courses can be found by referencing the course schedule.

  • Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association
    Offers drivetrain related seminars and update training for technicians and service facility management personnel.
  • Automatic Transmission Service Group
    Offers drivetrain related seminars and update training for technicians and service facility management personnel. 
  • The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide
    Offers automotive climate control related training, information, and Clean Air Act Section 609 certification.
  • AC Delco Training
    Provides training opportunities for AC Delco related systems and vehicles.
  • International Automotive Technicians' Network
    The International Automotive Technicians' Network is the largest network of automotive repair professionals in the world: a group of 73,933 from 156 countries. The members of this group exchange technical knowledge with their peers around the globe, sharing over 1.7 million years of experience.
  • Automotive Service Association of Illinois - Mechanical Division
    The Automotive Service Association of Illinois (ASA-Illinois) is an affiliate of ASA, the largest not-for-profit trade association of its kind serving automotive service professionals. ASA is dedicated to and governed by independent automotive service and repair professionals.
  • CARQUEST Technical Institute
    CARQUEST Technical Institute offers a variety of courses throughout the United States.
  • NAPA Institute of Automotive Technologies
    NAPA Autotech offers a wide variety of convenient, cost-effective ways to train automotive professionals. In addition to self-paced and eLearning, NAPA Autotech offers hands-on and seminar style classes for almost every make and model to help technicians keep their skills up-to-date.


Contact Information

Joe Aranki, Program Coordinator
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1054
(630) 942–2534

Peter Deeman, Program Advisor

Bridget McFarland, Program Support Specialist

Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592