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What Students in Automotive Training School Need to Know About 3 Cars That Won’t be Returning in 2017

March 23, 2017

Sometimes a model just isn’t right for the world anymore, and winds up getting discontinued. Maybe economic forces mean the time isn’t right for a particular style of car. Maybe there’s a newer, more stylish, differently named vehicle taking the place of an outgoing model. Maybe people just thought the thing was plain old ugly.

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3 Ways to Stay Focused at Work After Dispatcher Courses

March 16, 2017

A regular 9-5 workday can be long. It’s normal for someone’s attention to drift at times, and for professionals to not be as productive as they would always like to be. However, being able to focus when you need to is a valuable tool to have. It can help ensure that important work gets done

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4 of the World’s Top Auto Shows for Students in Mechanic Training Schools

March 9, 2017

Auto shows are huge events in the automotive industry. Like the Oscars are to movies and the Stanley Cup Playoffs are to hockey fans, auto shows are the industry’s opportunity to pull out all the stops. Whether you’re able to physically attend or not, the weeks following the world’s biggest shows are filled with buzz

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[Infographic] What Will Cars Be Like in 2040?

March 7, 2017

Vehicle technology has changed drastically over the past few decades. From power windows, to heated seats, built-in GPS systems, and most recently the addition of Wi-Fi, music streaming, and backup cameras, it seems the possibilities for future auto technology are endless. It’s an exciting time for students enrolling in automotive schools! Although it is challenging

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3 Common Vehicle Defects You Might Encounter After Auto Mechanic Training

March 2, 2017

Cars both new and old can wind up with defective parts. Whether through a production error, as a result of wear and tear, or because of some other circumstance, it’s not that uncommon for important components of automobiles to fail. And when they do, experienced mechanics get them fixed back up. Curious about the kinds

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3 Ways Service Writers Can Manage the Stress of a Busy Auto Shop

February 23, 2017

Service writers are the essential link between the automotive shop and the customer. They are responsible for greeting customers, assessing problems, and suggesting solutions. Without a high performing service writer, an auto shop can quickly become chaotic and service will grind to a halt. Therefore, it’s extremely important for service writers to be able to

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Cars With Facial Recognition Software? What Students in Automotive Training Schools Need to Know

February 16, 2017

Many of today’s most fun and exciting technological developments are about improving efficiency, or reducing the need for a person to perform certain steps to complete a task. It’s why companies are creating light bulbs that turn on automatically when you walk through the door, speakers that can tell you the weather forecast if you

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A Look at the 3 Largest Auto Manufacturers in the World for Students in Car Repair Training

February 9, 2017

These days it seems like every auto manufacturer has a variety of brands under their umbrella, with approximately 17 companies owning about 40 major car brands. Some companies like Hyundai have a smaller profile, which just includes a couple of different brands and car lines. Other car companies, on the other hand, sport a massive

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Thinking of Becoming a Mechanic? 3 Ways a Car’s Climate Control Differs From Air Conditioning

February 2, 2017

Apart from a handful of weeks with perfect weather, drivers often struggle to maintain a comfortable temperature in their cars. Often, they’ll turn to blasting the heat in winter, cranking the AC in summer, or suffering through whatever weather there is in hopes of getting better fuel economy. Fortunately, newer cars are starting to come

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3 Ways Automotive Schools Help You Advance Your Career

January 26, 2017

For anyone looking to pursue an automotive career, attending automotive school is the first step to take. Not only is a good school program essential to providing you with the right qualifications, but it also comes with a few other added benefits as well. Whether you want to pursue a career as a mechanic, auto

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