Tag: training

Training centre to form key part of Triangle’s new US tyre factory

Thursday 11th January 2018 | 0 Comments

North Carolina’s Edgecombe County will build a manufacturing training centre at Kingsboro to provide a trained workforce for Triangle, as part of its agreement with Chinese tyre manufacturer.

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TerraClean training takes the lead on DPFs

TerraClean training takes the lead on DPFs

Tuesday 9th January 2018 | 0 Comments

TerraClean, part of Randstad Ltd, has held a series of one-day training courses for more than 100 garages on the growing opportunities of diesel particulate filters (DPFs). Hosted by TerraClean specialist Gary Wood, the sessions are aimed at supporting independent garages on the effective diagnosis of DPF / EGR related problems and how to solve them using the range of bespoke TerraClean products available.

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Rema Tip Top publish TPMS handbook

Rema Tip Top publish TPMS handbook

Friday 5th January 2018 | 0 Comments

Multi 2017 NTDA Tyre and Aftermarket Equipment Supplier of the Year winners, Rema Tip Top, recently published a handbook detailing TPMS issues, legislation, solutions and service advice and support.

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Tyresure releases new TPMS course

Friday 15th December 2017 | 0 Comments

Following the success of the firm’s recently launched IMI-accredited training course, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) specialists, Tyresure Ltd have announced the release of two additional courses for the new year. Focused on more specific areas of working with TPMS in everyday business, the new courses cover best practices for dealing with TPMS sensors in a tyre bay, and guidance on how to effectively sell TPMS to customers.

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OESAA delivers Autoinform Live workshop training event

Thursday 30th November 2017 | 0 Comments

The Original Equipment Suppliers Aftermarket Association (OESAA) has delivered its latest Autoinform Live workshop training event. Held at the GTG Academy in Wolverhampton last weekend, more than 200 industry professionals attended the UK’s biggest workshop training event, with sessions delivered by OE suppliers and well-respected industry figures.

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Fast Parts Wales to run MOT training course

Wednesday 1st November 2017 | 0 Comments

Automotive parts distributor, Fast Parts Wales, will run an MOT Tester training course for technicians on 22 November. The MOT Tester Annual Assessment for Class 3, 4, 5 and 7 vehicles, run by WG Auto Training, offers full MOT annual training and continuing professional development, and will be held at Fast Parts’ branch in Abercarn. The course will meet the DVSA Record of Training’s syllabus criteria, which includes three hours of annual CPD training, the annual assessment and all certification.

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IMI stays cool with Bosch air conditioning training

Friday 8th September 2017 | 0 Comments

Bosch has been chosen by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) to help provide its technicians with the key training required to assess air conditioning repairs and refrigerant handling. Bosch will provide the required training to achieve IMIAL Level 3 Award in Automotive Refrigerant Handling to a number of the IMI’s External Quality Assurers (EQAs).

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Membat offers workshop seminar to customers

Wednesday 12th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Membat has decided to organize a training day for its official distributors in Spain, as well as for its customers.

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Mahle seminars prove popular at Automechanika Birmingham

Mahle seminars prove popular at Automechanika Birmingham

Friday 7th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Mahle Aftermarket’s technical training at Automechanika Birmingham proved to be a huge success as large crowds visited the stand to gather information on all of its product groups. The training was delivered by a team of Mahle experts and included key tips on working with Mahle products, as well as outlining the many benefits of each range.

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Tyresure launches IMI TPMS training programme at Automechanika

Tyresure launches IMI TPMS training programme at Automechanika

Wednesday 28th June 2017 | 0 Comments

During the recent Automechanika exhibition Tyresure launched its latest training opportunity – an IMI-accredited specialist TPMS course. According to the company, this training is being offered to customers in the UK first and is targeting key distributors and wholesalers in the first instance. Company representatives explained that the course features both theory and practical elements and is about servicing as much as training.

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Automechanika Birmingham ‘a success’ for Valeo

Tuesday 27th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Valeo Service UK promoted its Tech Care Programme by highlighting its training opportunities and technical support at Automechanika Birmingham. As part of Valeo’s ‘We Care 4 You’ campaign, Tech Care offers advanced technical training. This keeps customers up to date with the latest tools and procedures via a variety of sources such as workshops, e-learning and webinars.

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Michelin launches 2017 Tyre Academy

Michelin launches 2017 Tyre Academy

Monday 26th June 2017 | 0 Comments

A 16-strong group of tyre dealership staff have taken part in the first Michelin Tyre Academy programme of 2017 – a dedicated training course aimed at members of the Michelin Auto Professional network develop the next generation of expert technicians. Michelin held two launch events, with seven delegates from dealerships in the north of England, Wales and Northern Ireland invited to the Michelin Training Centre in Stoke-on-Trent for the first module, and nine from dealers across the south hosted at Gatwick’s Copthorne Hotel, where they met with Michelin’s technical training team.

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NTDA: accreditation scheme widening to include other tyre segments

Wednesday 21st June 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the launch of the Roadside Emergency Action Concerning Technicians (REACT) scheme in 2011 more than 4000 commercial tyre technicians have registered with the NTDA been trained, assessed as competent and issued with a Licence to Work Safely at the Roadside across the UK and, more recently, the Republic of Ireland.

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M-Sport Wheels wins Tyresure’s free TPMS training session

M-Sport Wheels wins Tyresure’s free TPMS training session

Tuesday 20th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Following a competition recently held by Tyresure at the Automechanika exhibition for the chance to receive a free TPMS training session, the winner has now been confirmed as M-Sport Wheels Ltd. The business will receive comprehensive training from Tyresure’s TPMS experts, providing them with in-depth knowledge and IMI certification, once a suitable date has been arranged.

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NTDA: over 4000 commercial tyre technicians hold REACT licences

NTDA: over 4000 commercial tyre technicians hold REACT licences

Wednesday 14th June 2017 | 0 Comments

Since the launch of the Roadside Emergency Action Concerning Technicians (REACT) scheme in 2011 more than 4000 commercial tyre technicians have registered with the NTDA been trained, assessed as competent and issued with a Licence to Work Safely at the Roadside across the UK and, more recently, the Republic of Ireland.

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