TIA Sets Date For Next CTS Class

May 2, 2023

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will hold its next 400-Level Certified Commercial Tire Service (CTS) instructor training class May 23-26 in Youngstown, Ohio.

TIA officials say the four-day Certified CTS Instructor class "covers all aspects of medium/heavy truck tire service and teaches attendees how to instruct a 300-Level Certified Technician Course in the field. Coursework consists of 18 modules, including OSHA requirements, wheel service and torque, single-piece and multi-piece rim demounting, mounting and inflation, charts and tables.

Students who successfully pass the course will receive a certificate and 13 uniform patches. Recertification is required every two years via an online exam.

Course tuition is $950. The tuition does not include hotel accommodations.

Additional courses will take place Sept. 12-15 in Youngstown, plus Oct. 17-20 in Louisville, Ky., and Dec. 5-8 in Brooksville, Fla. 

For more information including hotels and registration forms, visit www.tireindustry.org and click on training or visit https://www.tireindustry.org/training/upcoming-classes. Contact Christine Hoogenboom at [email protected] with questions.