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ASE Certified Technician

In the world that we are living today, you need an edge to stay relevant and find your niche in the job market. One of the best ways to ensure that you stay ahead of your peers is gaining more knowledge; but even so this knowledge must be relevant. Technicians will always be in demand, that’s why you need the following certifications to give you that push you need to get the job of your dreams.

A1-Engine Repair: This certification allows you to repair any faults in an engine and also to install used or re-manufactured engines in cars. With an A1 certificate, you are able to tinker with the whole engine and leave it better than it was before making you the perfect person for engine repairs and maintenance in any firm.

A2-Automatic Transmission/Transaxle: The A2 certificate helps with the skills necessary to determine why a vehicle is not performing per norm in regards to the valve pressure, transmission operations and the fluids. You are able to check that the car’s conditions are optimum and it is operating well.

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Would you want to work on BMW? Ohio Technical College offers a course that will train you specifically in BMW and offer you a spot as a technical upon graduation.

When enrolled in Ohio Technical College you will have the option to pursue the BMW course known as “Fast Track”.  Not anyone can join!  You must attain a high average in all of your classes and then therefore you are picked to be accepted in the program. Keep Reading

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Places to Work?

Have you thought about places to work? Picking a company to work for is a very important step for your career. Finding the right company that has great benefits along with pay is hard thing to come by.

I can tell you from experience! When I started I asked myself these same questions. I started working in family owned automotive shops. After working at several independent shops I realized that it was a good place to get your feet wet. When you first start off your not going to very productive and make the flat rate pay scale all the time. You will most likely spend a little more on a job then what the book calls for. By working an hourly rate at a smaller shop this will give you the ability to learn and experience more hands work. I would say working for a smaller shop to start for an automotive or diesel technician is a smart choice and it just felt like being on some kind of technical school.

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