TIA Announces New Locations and Dates for Automotive Tire Service Training Class

(Bowie, MD - 5/11/2017) – The Tire Industry Association (TIA), a leader in tire safety, has announced that the two locations for the certified Automotive Tire Service (ATS) be held in the Seattle, WA area on September 26th – 29th from 8:30am – 5:00pm PST and Sarasota, FL on December 5th – 8th (first three class days) and 8:30am – 12:30pm PST (last class day).

The ATS training program is a 4-day, in-depth, classroom and hands-on course that industry professionals must successfully complete in order to be certified as Advanced ATS Instructors. Once certified, instructors will be able to train and certify technicians in the field and other ATS Instructors. The ATS training program includes safety guidelines and step-by-step procedures for all aspects of passenger and light truck tire service, including wheel installation with the proper torque and tire repair. It also includes a full day of instruction on Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS), so technicians have a thorough understanding of the requirements for the most popular domestic and import vehicles.

Class Locations and Dates

  • Date: September 26th – 29th
  • Location: Green River Community College
  • Address: 12401 SE 320th Street, Auburn WA, 98092
  • Date: December 5th – 8th
  • Location: Suncoast Technical College
  • Address: 4748 Beneva Road, (Building 5 – Room 111C) Sarasota FL, 34233

Tuition is $950 per person. To download a registration form, please visit www.tireindustry.org/training. For class information please contact Christine Hoogenboom at choogenboom@tireindustry.org or 1.800.876.8372 x 106.

About Tire Industry Association: The Tire Industry Association (TIA), with a 90-year history representing all segments of the national and international tire industry, is the leading advocate, as well as, instructor in technical training of tire service technicians. For more information, visit www.tireindustry.org or call 800-876-8372