WyoTech in Laramie Can Prepare You to Run Your Own Auto Shop
Posted Wednesday, Mar 23, 2011 by
For many auto mechanics and car buffs, running an auto shop is a career dream frustrated by a lack of practical business knowledge and management experience. If this is your situation, you may wish to consider the Automotive Technology with Applied Service Management specialty program offered by WyoTech at its campus in Laramie, Wyoming.
WyoTech’s Applied Service Management specialty program can provide you with a solid background in a broad set of essential business skills. These include:
- Accounting and Financial Management
- Shop Management/Safety Management
- Human Resource Management
- Management Concepts
- Computers and Business Applications
- Business Communications
You’ll also learn how to set up your own shop, ideas for developing a business plan, create and stick to a budget, cost jobs, keep proper records, market your services, and how to look for lenders and investors. Upon graduation, WyoTech’s Career Services department can help you begin your career by getting you in contact with local employers as well as create a winning resume and rehearse effective interviewing techniques.
The Applied Service Management specialty program is offered as part of WyoTech’s Automotive Technology career education program. Taught by automotive professionals, WyoTech’s Automotive Technology program teaches students how to diagnose, maintain and repair the major systems of a modern automobile. Key courses include:
- Basic Engine Management Systems
- Drivability Diagnostics
- Drivetrain Systems
About the Laramie Campus
Founded in 1966, WyoTech’s Laramie, Wyoming campus now occupies 298,000 square feet, including a new 123,000-square-foot diesel/street rod facility. Our instructors are seasoned industry professionals who are eager to start you on your way to career success.
For More Information
For more information about the Applied Service Management specialty concentration and other automotive career training programs, contact WyoTech’s Laramie campus today!