Ranken Technical College in St. Louis, MO, has been a leader in automotive training since 1907 when it was founded to educate, train, and prepare students for employment and advancement in several technical fields.
The Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) campus is an outstanding automotive program that is helping to supply the unquenchable need for industry talent.
Why is it Hard to Fill a Position? I recently received a phone call from Jason Barber, a recruiter for several automotive Original equipment dealerships. His firm has a long history of recruiting automotive technicians. He had contacted me to ask about an article,...
For nearly as many years as internal combustion engines have been in operation, automakers have been trying to maximize fuel atomization by manipulating engine timing. Early cars, trucks, and motorcycles used mechanical manipulation of ignition timing; later ported...
Southern Illinois Technician.Academy had the pleasure to present DSO training to the students of Frontier Community College this year. This program has become a premiere automotive program in Southern Illinois in a relatively short period of time. Frontier instructor...
Dispatch – Who is going to be doing the service? As with most other things, each shop has their own way of doing things. You may have a shop foreman that makes that decision or it may be the advisor. Either way, the logistics of keeping a flow...
Interesting video that provides some great diagnostics for the charging system.
When replacing an engine due to internal damage, extreme care must be taken when transferring the intake manifold to the new engine long block.
Check out these quick tips to help you decide if it’s time for new tires for your vehicle.
Your engine’s primary air intake valve connects to the IAC or Idle Air Control Solenoid Valve. Check out the common warning signs of IAC problems.
Technician.Academy has released its 41st podcast episode with Top Alcohol driver Megan Meyer of Randy Meyer Racing.
Technician.Academy Founder and CEO Shawn Collins will join a panel discussion during the Career Connection Conference on August 10, 2018, at NACE Automechanika Atlanta. As a member of the Career Connection Panel, Collins will share information regarding the numerous education pathways available in the automotive industry.
EVANSVILLE, IN, JULY 27, 2018 – Technician.Academy is thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits contest has been selected. Four finalists were asked to submit short videos that highlighted their interests in motorsports, any...
Podcast Episode #40 with Donny Seyfer – The Importance of Utilizing Correct Methods to Educate Tomorrow’s Leaders
Technician.Academy has released its 39th podcast episode with automotive industry expert Donny Seyfer.
Technician.Academy has released its 39th podcast episode with Jeff Buckley, owner of My Father’s Shop Certified Automotive Repair in Midlothian, TX.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Shawn Collins, CEO Technician.Academy 812-760-1811 firstname.lastname@example.org EVANSVILLE, IN, July 6, 2018 – Technician.Academy is delighted to announce they have selected the four finalists for this year’s Respect is Learned© In...