STERLING – There’s a model new coaching and training program for aspiring automotive technicians.
Sauk Valley Neighborhood College and Whiteside House Occupation Coronary heart are companions in offering a seven-week, entry-level automotive technician program.
This method will be at WACC, 1608 Fifth Ave. in Sterling, Might 31 by way of July 13 with a two week off-site externship.
School college students will obtain an entry-level understanding in suspension and steering, brakes, exhaust methods and routine maintenance and servicing of automobile methods.
“Minimal automotive info or experience is required to attain success on this program,” in accordance to a college info launch. “This method will current school college students with a steady foundation and skills to enter the automotive enterprise.”
School college students will receive a software program bundle and equipment discipline worth as a lot as $500 sooner than they start their externship.
This method will be 4 weeks of instruction and hands-on learning, a two-week externship (minimal of 40 hours), and three days of overview and Automotive Service Excellence verify preparation.
Classroom instruction will be from 8 a.m. to noon Might 31 to June 24 at WACC. The 40-hour externship will run June 27 by way of July 9. This method will wrap up with overview and ASE verify prep on July 11 by way of July 13 at WACC.
School college students need to be on the very least 18 and have a sound driver’s license. Home is restricted to 10 school college students, and the charge for this method is $500.
Identify Brenda Helms at 815-835-6212 to register or for knowledge.