NASCAR Technical Institute and NAPA AUTO PARTS Launch New Collaboration with Chase Elliott, Ron Capps

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Common Technical Institute’s (NYSE: UTI) Mooresville, N.C. campus, NASCAR Technical Institute (NASCAR Tech), welcomed 2020 NASCAR Cup Sequence champion Chase Elliott and two-time NHRA Humorous Automotive Champion Ron Capps to the campus on Thursday, Could 26 to rejoice UTI’s collaboration with NAPA AUTO PARTS, which just lately turned UTI’s most popular auto elements provider. College students, workers, NAPA staff and suppliers had been welcomed within the auditorium, the place they heard extra in regards to the onging want for automotive technicians, and NAPA’s investments in the way forward for the aftermarket, guaranteeing the subsequent era of expert automotive technicians obtain state-of-the-industry coaching. They later joined an unveiling of the campus’ new NAPA-branded transmission classroom.

Elliott and Capps met college students and workers, posing for images and signing autographs, whereas college students had been handled to ice cream and NAPA giveaways. The collaboration between UTI, one of many nation’s main suppliers of automotive technicians coaching, and NAPA is a strategic one, as NAPA works to convey consideration to the estimated 112,000 job openings for automotive, diesel and collision restore technicians yearly by 2030.[1]

“There is no such thing as a higher strategy to rejoice the opening of our new NAPA classroom than to welcome former Cup Champion Chase Elliot onto our campus to assist us actually kick off this collaboration,” stated John Dodson, UTI’s vp of enterprise alliance and NASCAR. “NAPA is offering our college students, workers and alumni with larger entry to high quality auto elements, and we welcome their assist in spreading the phrase in regards to the nation’s expert labor scarcity and the standard technical training UTI supplies to highschool graduates, profession changers, veterans and lots of others.”

NAPA supplies all 13 UTI, MMI and NTI-branded campuses with gear similar to brake kits, rotors, bulbs, bearing kits, wheel weights and extra.

“With America’s largest community of elements and care, the success of the subsequent era of expert automotive technicians is core to our enterprise,” stated Bret Robyck, senior vp of economic gross sales, NAPA AUTO PARTS. “We’re pleased with the brand new alliance with UTI and are dedicated to supporting the gifted UTI workers, college students and graduates now and into the longer term.”

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