Retail

TIA's 2017 ATS Training Kicks Off Jan. 31 in Dallas

Posted on January 9, 2017

The first Automotive Tire Service (ATS) advanced instructor class for 2017 will be held Jan. 31 through Feb. 3 in Dallas, Texas. The ATS training tour will visit five other cities throughout the year.

Registration information can be found at www.tireindustry.org.

The Certified ATS Instructor Program is a four-day in-depth classroom and hands-on class that industry professionals must successfully complete in order to return to the dealership(s) to train technicians to prepare them for certification. TIA has used the train-the-trainer approach to train and/or certify more than 100,000 technicians since 1997.

Certified ATS includes safety guidelines and step-by-step procedures for all aspects of passenger and light truck tire service including wheel installation with the proper torque and tire repair. It also includes a full day of instruction on Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) so technicians have a thorough understanding of the requirements for the most popular domestic and import vehicles.

The program will visit these five other cities in 2017:

Charlotte, N.C. - February

Baltimore, Md. - June

Seattle, Wash. - September

Louisville, Ky. - October

Sarasota, Fla. - December

For more information please contact Christine Hoogenboom at choogenboom@tireindustry.org or 800-876-8372 x106.

Related Topics: TIA, TIA ATS Training, Training

Comments ( 0 )
More Stories
eBay has expanded its tire installation service, which launched in May 2017, to include the U.S.
News eBay Offers Tire Installation in the U.S.

Another online seller has launched a tire installation network in the U.S. — eBay Motors.

Popular Science has named the Hakkapeliitta 9 one of the best creations of 2017. It's the only tire on the list.
News Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 Is 'Best of What's New' Award Winner

Popular Science has named the Hakkapeliitta 9 — the flagship winter tire by Nokian Tyres Inc. — a winner of the 2017 Best of What’s New Award.  

News Vogue Tyre Unleashes Its Style on New Website

Vogue Tyre & Rubber Co. has redesigned its website, mirroring it to the world class look and experience the company says its consumers expect.  

Be the First to Know

Get the latest news and most popular articles from MTD delivered straight to your inbox. Stay on top of the tire industry and don't miss a thing!