Curtis Liston

Eastfield College

Curtis Liston is an accomplished automotive technician with shop experience in addition to automotive teaching experience. He spent the first nine years of his career working as an automotive technician in dealerships and the aftermarket to add to his technical knowledge. He teaches in the Toyota T-TEN program at Eastfield College.


  • Associate in Applied Sciences, Automotive Technology, Texas State Technical College, 1995
  • Associate in Applied Sciences, Biomedical Electronics, 1989

ASE Certifications

Master Automobile Technician

  • A1 Engine Repair
  • A2 Automatic Transmission
  • A3 Manual Transmission
  • A4 Suspension and Steering
  • A5 Brakes
  • A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 Heating and Air Conditioning
  • A8 Engine Performance
  • L1 Automobile Advanced Engine Performance Specialist
  • Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling

Manufacturer Certifications

Toyota Certified Technician

  • Engine Control Systems
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Body Electrical Diagnosis
  • Manual Transmissions and Transaxles
  • Automatic Transmissions
  • Brake Systems
  • Suspension, Steering and Handling
  • Air Conditioning and Climate Control
  • Toyota Hybrid Systems

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Theta Kappa, 1994-1995
  • President’s List, Texas State Technical College, 1994-1995