Deadline nears for next TIA farm tire class
The deadline to register for the Tire Industry Association (TIA)'s next Basic Farm Tire Service (FTS) training class is Aug. 1, 2015.
The class will be held Sept. 1 - 3, 2015, in Gothenburg, Neb. Sessions will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.
Basic Farm Tire Service is a minimum skills training and certificate program that outlines and explains the guidelines for servicing farm, agriculture and construction tire and wheel assemblies. Participants will learn step-by-step procedures for demounting, mounting and inflating, single, duel and 3-piece assemblies in addition to service truck operation and liquid ballast installation/removal.
Tuition is $495 for 1 or 2 attendees. Companies sending 3 or more participants will receive a discounted rate of $445 per student. Attendees who successfully complete the 3-day class will receive a certificate of completion.
For more information about TIA, visit www.tireindustry.org or call 800-876-8372.