Auto Upkeep is an introductory automotive program that focuses on what all car owners should know and be able to do. This program focuses on the fundamental knowledge and experience in owning and maintaining an automobile. Discover how to choose a quality repair facility, buy a car, choose an insurance policy, handle roadside emergencies, diagnose common problems, and communicate effectively with technicians. You will learn about safety, tools, automotive systems, and how to complete basic maintenance and repairs. For individuals that want to pursue Automotive Technology as a career, Auto Upkeep provides a solid foundation critical to maintenance, light repair, auto ownership, and how cars work. This is the prerequisite course to enroll in the Auto Upkeep Academy. This mini-course will take you about an hour to complete. It will show you how to register and navigate the online curriculum. The Auto Upkeep Academy includes 21 courses. Think of these courses as chapters within a textbook, but interactive. Each course takes approximately 5 to 8 hours to complete.