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Automobile Technology

Maintaining light vehicles from various manufacturers, diagnosing complex mechanical problems, and delivering solutions within commercial cost and time constraints.

Automobile Technology could be for you if you like:

  • Fixing things
  • Making things
  • Things that move
  • Using computers
  • Using tools

More about this skill

Maintaining modern vehicles is a highly skilled occupation that requires a thorough understanding of how they work.

Automobile technicians must be able to work quickly and efficiently without compromising the high standards expected by employers and customers. They must also keep up-to-date with technological advances as modern vehicles get increasingly complex.


Medallists

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

  • Photo of MIN-HENG CHEN

    MIN-HENG CHEN

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Wenhao Yang

    Wenhao Yang

    China
    Silver

  • Photo of Yuya Shimohara

    Yuya Shimohara

    Japan
    Bronze

  • Photo of MUHAMMAD ASYRAFF YUSNI

    MUHAMMAD ASYRAFF YUSNI

    Malaysia
    Bronze

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Our partners

3M

As well as offering skill specific products from car paint spraying to graphics and health care, 3M also partners with WSI to improve worldwide safety standards. With operations in 65 countries and products sold in nearly 200 countries, 3M has improved the lives of hundreds of millions globally.

Fluke

A Global Industry Partner, Fluke’s products range from industrial electronic installation, maintenance and service, to precision measurement and quality control.Typical customers and users include technicians, engineers, metrologists, medical-device manufacturers, and computer network professionals.


Standards Specification

The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.