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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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Students in Car Mechanic Training: Here’s the History of Power Steering

January 19, 2017

Originally, it was up to the driver to provide the force required to turn a car’s wheels. This made older cars more difficult to handle than current models, in particular for people with lower levels of upper body strength. Power steering changed that. It introduced technology that added force when drivers turned the steering wheel,

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2017 Auto Industry Trends for Automotive Service Technicians to Look Out For

January 12, 2017

With each new year comes new trends, new technology, and exciting new innovations in the automotive industry. For example, 2016 saw the rise of Wi-Fi and connectivity services in cars, as well as a spike in sales across North America. In 2017, auto industry students and professionals everywhere can look forward to seeing even more

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How to Manage Bad Online Reviews Once You Become a Mechanic

January 5, 2017

Around the world, businesses have grown frustrated with how easily customers can leave them negative reviews. Sites like Yelp, Google, Twitter, and more all offer platforms on which it is easy to share experiences at a business. What’s more, consumers increasingly use these online reviews to decide where they will spend their money. In other

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4 Pothole-Related Problems You Might See in an Auto Mechanic Career

December 29, 2016

Potholes are the bane of most drivers’ existences. Not only can it be a jolting experience to run through one of them, but potholes can also damage your car. There are few things more frustrating than breaking something because you weren’t paying attention enough to swerve. What specifically goes wrong will depend on the depth

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Students in Automotive Repair Training: Discover the New Luxury Car Brand, Genesis!

December 22, 2016

The original Hyundai Genesis at the 2015 Miami International Auto Show Audi, BMW, Porsche, Mercedes, and Lexus are all brands that come to mind when it comes to luxury vehicles. It’s also safe to assume most people don’t associate the Hyundai brand with luxury. In fact, its most expensive and luxurious car is the Hyundai

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What Do Transportation Safety Consultants Do? Find Out After Transport Training School!

December 15, 2016

In Canada there is a set of 15 safety standards that make up the National Safety Code (NSC). The standards listed in the NSC guide many commercial vehicle operators’ safety compliance efforts. The NSC was developed by the Canadian Council of Motor Transportation Administrators, which has been ensuring the safety for commercial truckers in Canada

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