TECH University In-Person Training
Experience TECH’s State-of-the-Art Training Facility
Established in 2013, TECH University’s 3,000-square-foot training facility in Johnstown, Ohio features the latest in tire repair technology
A key to proper tire repair goes beyond having high quality TECH tire repair products. Equally important is the knowledge and skill to perform a proper tire repair. TECH as the global tire & wheel authority created TECH University in 1970 for the express purpose of providing training and certifications for all types of tire repairs.
TECH’s vision is to Teach Each Customer How
TECH’s comprehensive training curriculum combines both classroom and hands on training in our Global state of the art Training Center. Training and Certification courses were developed in collaboration with major tire manufacturers and the Tire Industry Association (TIA).
Automotive Tire Service (TIA Course)
April 24-26 or October 23-24, 2023
A two-day seminar designed specifically for automotive technicians with a focus on passenger tire service. Course includes Tire Industry Association (TIA) Basic ATS Program which meets required documented training for new and experienced automotive repair technicians, as well as, TIA’s Advance TPMS Program. Technicians who successfully complete the course receive Basic ATS Certificate and Advanced TPMS Certificate from the TIA and a TECH the Authorized Nailhole Repair Technician certificate.
Commercial Tire Service Certification (TIA Course)
June 5-6 or September 18-19, 2023
Is a two-day course covering tire construction, inspection and basic repair of commercial truck tires. The course includes both TIA CTS requirements and OHSA Regulation 29CFR Part 1910.177 for servicing single and multi-piece wheels. Technicians who successfully complete the course receive TIA Certified CTS Technician certificate and TECH’s Authorized Nailhole Repair Technician Certificate.
Two-day course. All participants must have one year of tire experience.
Off The Road (OTR) Section Repair
March 27-29 or December 4-6, 2023
This three-day course provides training in the latest techniques used in the section repair of bias and radial off the road tires. It also covers OTR tire construction, tire storage requirements and tire inspection techniques. Course requires completion of hands on section repair and written exam. Technicians who successfully complete the course receive TECH’s Authorized OTR Repair certificate and arm patch.
Truck Section Repair Seminar
Dates to be Determined
This three-day class covers puncture and section repairs on medium truck tires. The course also covers the latest procedures for repairing inner liner blisters and self-sealing tires. Classroom theory will also include information on tire construction and inspection. All students are required to complete hands-on demonstrations and a written exam. Technicians who successfully complete the course will receive Tech’s Authorized Section Repair Technician certificate.
Industrial Belt Repair Seminar
May 8-9 or August 21-22, 2023
We also offer two-day training course covering conveyor belt repair, splicing, and cold bonding with our pulley lagging and rubber lining. Select the best rubber for a specific application and more, featuring our PANG Industrial line of products.
March 6-8 or August 7-9, 2023
When you become a TECH Distributor, you will be enrolled in TECH’s comprehensive Training Program. TECH’s training is about ensuring your success by teaching you how to run your TECH business, how to position and properly sell TECH tire repairs, wheel service products, and yourself.