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Automotive Technology Program

  KACC’s Automotive Technology students will learn how to verify customer concerns, diagnose problems and properly repair vehicles.  Students will learn the simple skills like oil changes and tire repairs, to . . . read more

Business and Education are a Great Mix!

Thank you Court Street Ford and Acme Auto Parts, Inc.

Following the incredible donation of a 2011 Ford Fiesta, Court Street Ford found another opportunity for our Auto Technology students. Court Street Ford has donated another vehicle, this time, a 2009 Ford Focus.  This vehicle . . . read more

And Now, the Rest of the Story

Ford TechDrive Technician Recruitment Program

An old Radio Broadcaster and writer, Paul Harvey, became famous for his  Rest of the Story  series.  He would  tell a story, peak your interest and then cut to commercial.  When back live, you'd hear him say . . . read more

James Stafford, Automotive Technology Instructor

James Stafford joined KACC as the Automotive Technology Instructor in August 2015.  Since then, Mr. Stafford has fit right in and has provided students with more than the well-balanced mix of traditional automotive curriculum.  He . . . read more

Going that extra mile for a student.

Dawn Kleber, Auto Technology Teacher's Assistant, went that extra mile - again!  Considering all the challenges instructors face to ensure students a meaningful learning experience while school is closed, Ms. Kleber took it . . . read more

Auto Technology and Electricity

KACC's Auto Technology program teaches a wide array of skill sets when it comes to automotive repair.   Today, Nate Gibson, an Auto Tech student from Manteno High School, created electrical diagrams on paper.  He, and . . . read more

Dawn Kleeber - Great Gal in a Non-traditional Role

Dawn Kleber joined Team KACC in August of 2016, accepting the position of Automotive Technology Teacher's Aide.  Her love of teaching and working with children developed long before. She is even an alumn of KACC's health . . . read more

Automotive Students Undergoing a Series of Electrical Testing

Mr. Stafford, KACC Automotive Technology Instructor has incorporated several tests for his students to demonstrate their knowledge and abilities when it comes to automotive electrical theory.  This type of testing will continue . . . read more

Automotive Technology - Opportunities Abound

The Auto Technology Program at Kankakee Area Career Center offers students an exceptional opportunity to combine classroom learning with hands-on automotive training.   Many people don't realize the classroom curriculum . . . read more

Auto Tech Students Visit "Wrench'd"

Kankakee Area Career Center's (KACC's) Thursday Night Auto Club (TNAC) visited Nichols Custom Fab and Pain in Fabulous Watseka, Illinois.   Auto Technology students who chose to attend this after-school event has the . . . read more

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PO Box 570Bourbonnais, IL 60914

815-939-4971Fax: 815-939-7598

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