Ford Maintenance and Light Repair Program

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    Program Overview

    The Maintenance & Light Repair (MLR) Program, a one-year certificate program, is the product of a partnership between Ford Motor Company and select community colleges and technical schools, provides world-class Ford automotive training from Ford-certified instructors.

    The program allows students to:

    • earn an MLR certificate in 12 months or fewer
    • learn the core skills needed to compete in the competitive automotive retail market
    • be ready to join the work force immediately after completion


    Methods of instruction include web-based, classroom and "hands-on" technical training. The MLR curriculum provides students with the same technical training received by Ford Quick Lane technicians and includes instruction in:

    • Electrical Systems
    • Climate Control
    • Brake Systems
    • Steering & Suspension
    • Tire, Chassis and Maintenance

    For More Information

    To learn more about the MLR Program, visit Ford Motor Company's Website or download a program overview (PDF).

    To apply to the MLR Program at Morton College, contact Don Sykora at (708) 656-8000, Ext. 1324 or via e-mail: