FTS Deadline Nears - Tire Review Magazine

FTS Deadline Nears

Tire dealers have until Aug. 1, to register for the Tire Industry Association’s Basic Farm Tire Service (FTS) training class. The class is scheduled for Sept. 1 – 3 in Gothenburg, Neb., and will run from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily.

The Basic FTS class, a minimum skills training and certificate program, teaches technicians the guidelines for servicing farm, agriculture and construction tire and wheel assemblies, TIA said. Participants will learn step-by-step procedures for demounting, mounting and inflating, single, duel and three-piece assemblies. Additionally, students will learn truck operation and liquid ballast installation/removal.

Tuition is $495 for one or two attendees. Companies sending three or more participants will receive a discounted rate of $445.

Download a registration form online at tireindustry.org/training. For information, email Chris Hoogenboom at [email protected] or call 1-800-876-8372, ext. 106.

 

 

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