Training Can Change Your Automotive Repair Shop

Training Can Change Your Automotive Repair Shop

Check out the aricle on the importants of training. “Training. If you’re not offering it to your repair shop employees, maybe you don’t understand its importance. Unfortunately, it’s a theme many automotive professionals and trainers recognize: Those who need...
2016 SkillsUSA Championships Winners Announced

2016 SkillsUSA Championships Winners Announced

n the Automotive Refinishing Technology contest, contestants demonstrated their ability to perform jobs and skills based on the task list outlined by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) and the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). The competition includes a series of workstations to assess skills in areas like surface preparation, spray gun operation, paint mixing, using safety precautions and more. The competitor also completes an interview, a written estimate and an ASE written exam.

Six Steps for Building a Learning Culture

Six Steps for Building a Learning Culture

The three shops referenced in the article are serious about the customer and the repairing their vehicle properly. How can I make this statement especially since I have never been in their facility at least I don’t think I have? I have been I several repair shops over the past thirty years and each had its own thing that I found to be interesting in how they operated. Enough about that back to these three shops and the six topics covered in the article. I have seen these same six topics used maybe under different names in many different occupations and in each instance they lead to success.