Wendell Cooks Jr.

Cedar Valley College

Wendell Cooks is a Master Certified ASE Technician, with more than 20 years of automotive experience working for Chrysler, Ram, and Fiat dealers. Mr. Cooks is now an instructor at Cedar Valley College where he graduated from the Automotive Program in 1996. He is also a Chrysler Master Technician, a certified Snap-On trainer and MOPAR CAP trainer at Cedar Valley College.



Associate of Applied Arts and Sciences, Automotive Technician, Cedar Valley College, 1996 with honors-Phi Theta Kappa


ASE Certifications

Master Automotive Technician

  • A1 Engine Repair
  • A2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles
  • A4 Suspension and Steering
  • A5 Brakes
  • A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 Heating and Air Conditioning
  • A8 Engine Performance
  • G1 Auto Maintenance and Light Repair


Manufacturer Certifications

Chrysler Master Certified Technician

Fiat Certified Technician

  • Engine Performance
  • Engine Repair
  • Automatic Transaxle/Transmission
  • Electrical
  • Brakes


Professional Development

  • Automotive/Diesel Advisory Committee Member
  • North Texas Food Bank Volunteer
  • Snap-On Train-the-Trainer
  • SEMA