The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has announced the dates and locations for the 2018 Commercial Tire Service (CTS) Instructor 400 Training Tour. These 4-day classes cover all aspects of medium/heavy truck tire service, and will teach all students how to instruct a 300 Level Certified Technician Course in the field.
- Denver, CO – March 13th-16th, May 1st – 4th, October 2nd – 5th
- Baltimore, MD – April 17th – 20th, August 7th – 10th, November 13th – 16th
- Dallas, TX – December 4th – 7th
The Certified CTS Program covers all aspects of commercial tire service including OSHA Standards, mounting/demounting, wheel installation and torque, road service, balance and repair. Students will physically mount and demount a tire, as well as install and remove a wheel assembly from the truck using impact and torque wrenches.
Classes begin at 1:00 pm EST on the first day. However, if you have less than 2 years of experience servicing truck tires, then you can sign up for the early session on Tuesday from 8:00 am – noon. Classes are offered at training facilities in Denver, Baltimore, and Dallas. Within a week of registering, you will receive an email confirmation from TIA.