ARLINGTON, Texas (Feb. 17, 2017) — Allpart Supply Inc. has opened a training center for wheel balancing and automotive lift owners, operators and employees in Arlington.
The newly opened center recently hosted its first training program in partnership with the Tire Industry Association (TIA), as part of TIA's Certified ATS Advanced Instructor Training Tour.
The training at the new facility was a level 400 certification program which focuses on the passenger car and light truck segment. Training is made up of 15 subject modules on all aspects of general tire servicing, including raising the vehicle, wheel balancing and run out, demounting and mounting, torque and clamping force, TPMS diagnostics, and relearn procedures.
"This is highly-specialized and valuable training that is cutting edge in the automotive service industry," TIA's director of training Christine Hoogenboom said in a news release."What Allpart Supply has introduced is a tremendous resource for shop owners and employees."
The Allpart Automotive Training Center trains both mechanics and tire educators whose scope ranges from large dealerships to tire shops, the company said.