Of the more than 895,300 automotive technicians working in the United States, 17 outstanding individuals have qualified for the prestigious 2017 World Class Technician Award. The Auto Care Association and National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) work together to recognize these professional technicians who have tested and obtained ASE certification in 22 specialty areas during the 2016 test administrated by ASE.
BAR Advisory Committee & Oil Change Regulation Workshop Summary
ASCCA's Lobbyist Jack Molodanof and Tracy Renee participated in the BAR Advisory Group meeting and a workshop that discussed proposed oil change regulations on Thursday, April 20. Below is link to Jack's summary of the meeting and workshop.
Automotive Aftermarket Industry 2017 Legislative Day
On April 25, 2017, join the Automotive Aftermarket Industry For A Day at the Capitol!
The Automotive Aftermarket Industry is joining together for a Legislative Fly-In! Don't miss out on this opportunity to connect with othersin the industry. Please don't delay, space is limited! Reservations will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Past speakers have included: Chief, Bureau of Automotive Repair; Governor's Small BusinessAdvocate; Governor's Economic Adviser; Chair, Select Committee on Career Technical Education & Workforce Development; Author AB2289 (Smog Check); Chair, Senate Transportation & Housing Committee.
Automotive Aftermarket Legislative Day Priority Bills
The Automotive Aftermarket Industry Legislative Day is fast approaching, and we'd like to share with you the legislation we will be focusing on during our visit to the State Capitol. The three bills we'll be discussing will all have an impact on the automotive industry if passed and signed by the Governor, including legislation that would mandate how you hire your own employees, an expansion of sales tax to cover services such as auto repair, and more. For the full list of bills and their descriptions, please click here.
ASCCA's April Member of the Month - Andy Daniels
The ASCCA Membership Committee is proud to announce that it has selected Andy Daniels of Frank's Automotive as the ASCCA Member of the Month for April 2017. Each month, an ASCCA member is recognized for going above and beyond to support ASCCA's Core Purpose:To elevate and unite automotive professionals and give them voice.
Chris Monroe is a second-generation business owner with a balance of tire and automotive service for 30 years. Since 1974, the grass roots tire shop found its way to being a full service provider at a steady pace. Over the last 30 years the business has gone from a 3 bay to a 9 bay shop on the same property.
ASCCA Special Offer: Get Upwards of 700% ROI with Mudlick Mail
Take advantage of huge discounts, exclusive to automotive service members of ASCCA. Mudlick Mail is helping automotive shop owners get upwards of 700% or greater Return on Investment (ROI). See actual case studies and ROI analysis.
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Member Discount Alert! ASCCA Partners with Educational Seminars Institute (ESi) in 2017 for Discounted Courses
Seminar courses are normally $149.95. ASCCA members pay only $95 per attendee -- a savings of almost $55 per class! Service writer courses are normally $1,500. ASCCA members pay only $950 per attendee!