WyoTech News Stories
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IRVINE, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2015) — Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today announced a three-year partnership with WyoTech, one of the country’s premier technical training institutes, which will allow students to graduate as certified Mazda technicians. Mazda will also use WyoTech’s state-of-the-art training facilities in Blairsville, Pa. and Laramie, Wyo. to train its top dealership personnel on advanced courses throughout the year.
If your dream is to become a car-customizing specialist, you will have to master a number of specialty tools that allow you to create body panels and other metal components to individual specifications.
Below are some of the key tools and machines found in most custom car workshops:
Four students at WyoTech in Blairsville have been chosen to rebuild a Ford truck engine for MavTV’s “Chop Cut Rebuild” reality TV series.
Mack Trucks will sponsor two $8,700 scholarships for students studying Diesel Advanced Technology Education at WyoTech in Laramie and Blairsville.
Volvo Trucks will sponsor two $8,700 scholarships for students studying Diesel Advanced Technology Education at WyoTech in Laramie and Blairsville.
Cable TV personality, women’s land speed record holder and WyoTech graduate Jessi Combs was recently interviewed by RodAuthority.com.
If you like the idea of getting gaining the knowledge and skills to work on motorcycles along with additional classroom instruction and hands-on training to work on ATVs and snowmobiles, WyoTech in Daytona Beach offers a Motorcycle Technology program, where upon completion, you’ll have the option of taking the Off-Road Power Concentration.
Motor Trend’s Truck Trend magazine named WyoTech’s 1964 Ford F-100 Roadster as one of 25 top customized trucks displayed at the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas.
WyoTech is offering free “drive-thru” flu shots at its Blairsville, Pa., campus on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 26-27, beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday.