Program of Study

Students will take courses covering welding and cutting processes including MIG and TIG welding, race engine preparation, chassis fabrication, machine shop processes and race car set-up procedures.


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Careers Available

Cup racing teams, fabrication shops, engine shops, sports marketing, major race equipment suppliers, racing parts manufacturers, self-employment, and working on a contract basis are options.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Mechanical aptitude, analytical ability and manual dexterity.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Ability to work as a team member, pride in work, patience and sense of humor.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Race Car Technology Associate in Applied Science Day A60400
Race Car Technology - Chassis Fabrication Certificate Day C60400CF
Race Car Technology - Race Car Setup Certificate Day and Evening C60400CS
Race Car Technology - Racing Engines Certificate Day and Evening C60400RE

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Race Car Technology Program, contact Mark Walker, Department Chair of Transportation 336.734.7610 mwalker@forsythtech.edu.