After canceling several training courses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tire Industry Association (TIA) will resume Automotive Tire Service (ATS), Commercial Tire Service (CTS), Earthmover Tire Service (ETS) and Farm Tire Service (FTS) training courses, starting next month.
Class schedules are listed below:
Advanced Hands-On ETS (July 21-23) in Garner, Iowa
Advanced Hands-On FTS (Aug 11-13) in Garner, Iowa
These courses will provide students with comprehensive hands-on training using a service truck, hydraulic tools and a variety of equipment that can aid them in servicing tires.
Certified ETS Instructor Class (Aug. 3-7) in Garner, Iowa
This course combines classroom and hands-on training and will certify attendees as instructors so they can return to their shops and certify their technicians at the 300 Level.
Certified CTS Instructor Class (Sept. 15-18) in Garner, Iowa
Certified CTS Instructor Class (Dec. 8-11) in Tampa, Fla.
These four-day classes cover all aspects of medium/heavy truck tire service and teach attendees how to instruct a 300-Level Certified Technician Course in the field.
Certified ATS Instructor Class (Dec. 8-11) in Detroit
The course will provide in-depth and comprehensive instruction on the recommended procedures for servicing modern automobiles and light trucks. Those who pass will be qualified to teach the 300-Level Certified ATS Technician Course in the field.