Technician vs. Mechanic: The Difference for Automotive Students
Automotive Training Centre
FEBRUARY 7, 2024
Have you ever wondered whether you would prefer to be addressed as an automotive technician or an auto mechanic after your training? Have you asked if both terms even mean the same thing, and if they don’t, what the difference between them is? You certainly wouldn’t be alone. The terms ‘mechanic’ and ‘technician’ are often used interchangeably in automotive care and repair.