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Train by Doing: Give Your Accessory Installers the Hands-On Edge


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The Technical Skills & Training Conference (TSTC)—set for Friday, April 30, 2010, at the University of Northwestern Ohio (UNOH) in Lima, Ohio—offers 12 seminars/workshops to help sharpen the skills of accessory installers. The program features one-hour sessions (with two classes running concurrently throughout the day) offered by companies, such as Webasto, Katzkin, Audiovox, Restyler’s Choice, Eagle Enterprises and more.

The sessions cover the following tracks:

  • Leather
  • Sunroofs
  • 12-Volt
  • Truck Accessories
  • Towing and Suspension
  • Diesel Performance
  • Self-Adhesive
  • ASE/A6 Electrical

The event also includes a “bullpen” area offering hands-on experience, in addition to classroom training. Cost to attend is $25 for the first attendee from each company, $15 for each additional person. The price includes a catered breakfast, lunch and evening reception; admission to the PRO council General Membership Meeting (learn about PRO, what it's doing for the industry and how to get involved); and entrance to the PRO Long Range Planning meeting (for PRO members, Saturday, May 1).

Don’t wait until the event is full—click here to sign up! For more information, visit