TIA to hold Advanced Earthmover Training Course Jan. 14-17

BOWIE, Md. – The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has announced the dates in 2020 for Advanced Hands-On Training for technicians in the Earthmover and Farm Tire Service industries.

The earthmover classes will take place on Jan. 14-17 at AME International in Brooksville, Fla., and on May 19-22 and July 14-17 at Stellar Industries in Garner, Iowa. The class for Farm Tire Advanced Hands-on Training will take place Aug. 11-14, also at Stellar Industries.

Students will receive comprehensive hands-on training using a service truck, hydraulic tools and a variety of equipment that can aid them in servicing tires. The first day of class will be in a classroom setting, going through videos and workbooks. The remaining three days will be hands-on training.

TIA’s goal is to have the students leave with comprehensive knowledge that can only come from a combination of formal and hands-on learning, the association said. Students successfully completing a final exam will receive a Certificate of Completion.

For more information and to register, contact Christine Hoogenboom at choogenboom@tireindustry.org or 800.876.8372 x106 for information. Within a week of registering, students will receive an email confirmation from TIA.

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About Tire Industry Association: The Tire Industry Association (TIA), with a 100-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.

TIA Mission Statement: The mission of TIA is to promote tire safety through training and education, to act as the principle advocate in government affairs and to enhance the image and professionalism of the industry so that our member businesses may be more successful.