Who We Are

The Tire Industry Association (TIA), established in 1921, is international non-profit association representing all segments of the tire industry, including companies that manufacture, repair, recycle, sell, service or use new or retreaded tires, and also those suppliers or individuals who furnish equipment, material or services to the industry. TIA is the leading advocate as well as instructor in technical training of tire service technicians.

Our Mission

The mission of TIA is to promote tire safety through training and education, to act as the principal advocate in government affairs and to enhance the image and professionalism of the industry so that our member businesses may be more successful. TIA has members from all 50 states and around the globe.


Tire safety starts with trained technicians. From hands-on training and certification for experienced technicians, to basic online training for new hires, TIA offers programs that can be used by large and small companies alike.

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Benefits of Being a Member

Joining TIA makes you part of a community that offers professional development, tire technician training, networking and government advocacy. In short, TIA is about helping its members succeed.


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State Legislation Update

TIA serves as a daily watchdog for federal and state legislation affecting tire dealers and the tire industry.



Find It Here

Whether its help finding a certified tire dealer, OSHA mount/demount and rim matching charts, best management practices, government directories or something else, TIA is the go-to resource for the entire tire industry.

TIA Events and Conferences

2023 Global Tire Expo/SEMA Show

Save the Date

October 31 – November 3, 2023 (Pre-show events on October 31)
Planet Hollywood Las Vegas Resort & Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada

More information available in Summer 2023.

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2024 Off-the-Road Tire Conference


February 21-24, 2024
Red Rock Casino, Resort & Spa
Las Vegas, Nevada

Registration will open in Summer 2023.

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Consumer Safety

TIA’s consumer safety videos are designed to educate motorists on the proper maintenance guidelines for passenger and light truck tires and tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS).
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Tire Safety Starts With Inspection
Tire Safety Starts With Tire Selection
Tire Safety Starts With Tire Registration
Tire Safety Starts With Tire Repair
Tire Safety Starts With TPMS
Tire Safety Starts With Winter Tires
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Latest News

TIA Unveils Lineup of Educational Sessions and Speakers for 2024 OTR Tire Conference

BOWIE, Md. – In an exciting announcement, the Tire Industry Association (TIA) is set to deliver a cutting-edge experience at the highly anticipated 2024 Off-the-Road Tire Conference, taking place Feb. 21-24, 2024, at the Red Rock Casino & Resort in Las Vegas, NV.

Gear Up for Success: Don't Miss the Last ATS Instructor Class of 2023! 

BOWIE, Md. – The Tire Industry Association has several seats available for its highly regarded Certified Advanced Automotive Tire Service (ATS) Instructor training class, which takes place Dec. 12-15 in Baltimore, Md. This marks the final opportunity in 2023 to become a Certified ATS Instructor.  

TIA's Last Certified CTS Instructor Class of 2023 Set for Dec. 5-8 in Brooksville, Fla.

BOWIE, Md. – The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will offer its last in-person, 400-Level Certified Commercial Tire Service (CTS) Instructor training class of 2023 Dec. 5-8 in Brooksville, Fla. Don’t miss out on this valuable training opportunity, which is fully compliant with OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1910.177.

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