Items Tagged with 'NASTF'


Grow: Fighting the Technician Shortage

In June’s Grow podcast, Rissy Sutherland speaks with two members of NASTF’s Road to Great Technicians board, Jill Saunders and Donny Seyfer, whose objective is to recruit new technicians, train them and communicate their findings to the industry.
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NASTF Discusses Tech Shortage

During a press conference held at AAPEX 2017, Greg Settle, director of national initiatives for the TechForce Foundation, presented on a featured session titled "The Road to Great Technicians." In a video shown by Settle, today's vehicle has more technology than the first space shuttle, echoing that fast-changing industry in which these kids can be a part of.
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Inside NASTF’s Plan for Overcoming the Technician Shortage

In light of his recent retirement announcement, Skip Potter spoke with Ratchet+Wrench about the next step for NASTF, which is currently searching for a new director that will take on the organization’s mission to ensure independents have the information, training and tools needed to properly diagnose and repair today's technologically advanced vehicles.

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NASTF Session at AAPEX to Spotlight OEM Service Information for Technicians

The session, “The Most Underused OEM Service Info Resources,” will familiarize attendees with the 40 light-vehicle and heavy-duty OEMs that provide service information resources for access by technicians outside their franchise dealership. It will help independent technicians realize the full value of information provided on any one of the OEM technical information websites.
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