TITLE

Program Pushes to Train New Techs

AUTHOR(S)
Woodyard, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;8/2/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5831, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Automotive Youth Educational Systems, a coalition of automobile makers addressing the shortage of automotive technicians in the United States. Launching of a common automotive electrical systems curriculum for its students; Companies and organizations involved in the program.
ACCESSION #
2140988

 

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