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21 Sep, 2021
Collision Repair Technician Resume & Interview Tips

Collision Repair Technician Resume & Interview Tips

Have confidence when applying for collision repair technician positions. Read our resume and interview tips here!
16 Sep, 2021
How This Grad Landed His Dream Job as a Lamborghini Tech

How This Grad Landed His Dream Job as a Lamborghini Tech

Ever wondered how to become a high-performance mechanic? Find out how this UTI grad landed his dream job with Lamborghini.
13 Sep, 2021
What Is a Refinish Technician?

What Is a Refinish Technician?

Do you have questions about what a refinish technician does? Learn more about the role here!
10 Sep, 2021
How Does a Turbocharger Work?

How Does a Turbocharger Work?

Turbochargers can improve the performance of a vehicle’s engine. Find out more about how they work here.
07 Sep, 2021
Repairing Plastic Auto Body Parts

Repairing Plastic Auto Body Parts

There are different ways to repair plastic auto body parts. Learn how collision repair technicians work with plastic here!
03 Sep, 2021
What Are Shocks and Struts?

What Are Shocks and Struts?

Shocks and struts are important parts of a suspension system. Learn more about what they do here!
01 Sep, 2021
Different Types of Boat Engines

Different Types of Boat Engines

There are many kinds of boat engines that offer different benefits. Learn more about them by reading here.
30 Aug, 2021
What Is a Vehicle Damage Report?

What Is a Vehicle Damage Report?

A vehicle damage report is an important resource to have when a car is involved in an accident. Find out more about them here.
26 Aug, 2021
What Is Engine Braking?

What Is Engine Braking?

Engine braking is a method of slowing your vehicle that can help extend the life of your braking system. Read more about it here!
23 Aug, 2021
What Is an Alternator?

What Is an Alternator?

The alternator is a key electrical component that keeps your car running smoothly. Learn more about how it works here!
20 Aug, 2021
How Do Car Braking Systems Work?

How Do Car Braking Systems Work?

The braking system in your vehicle helps it come to a complete stop. Find out how it works by reading here.
17 Aug, 2021
College vs. Trade School vs. Community College: What’s the Difference?

College vs. Trade School vs. Community College: What’s the Difference?

Have you ever wondered how college, trade school and community college differ? Find out in this guide.
13 Aug, 2021
Understanding Pressure Measurements

Understanding Pressure Measurements

Pressure measurement is important for keeping a vehicle running smoothly. Learn more about the types of measurement here!
11 Aug, 2021
What Is a Differential?

What Is a Differential?

The differential is an important system that helps deliver the right amount of power to your wheels. Learn more about how it works here!
09 Aug, 2021
What Is Parasitic Battery Drain?

What Is Parasitic Battery Drain?

Your car’s battery helps it start. Learn what parasitic battery drain is and the problems it can cause here.
06 Aug, 2021
Ferrous vs. Nonferrous Materials in CNC Machining

Ferrous vs. Nonferrous Materials in CNC Machining

Ferrous and nonferrous metals are both used in the CNC machining process. Read about what makes them unique here!
04 Aug, 2021
How Does a Radiator Work?

How Does a Radiator Work?

The radiator in your vehicle helps prevent it from overheating. Find out more about how it works here!
02 Aug, 2021
5 Things to Know About UTI’s New Campus Planned for Austin, TX

5 Things to Know About UTI’s New Campus Planned for Austin, TX

UTI is planning to launch its 13th campus in Austin, Texas! Learn about what’s to come at the new training facility.
30 Jul, 2021
Being a Woman Auto Mechanic: What’s It Like?

Being a Woman Auto Mechanic: What’s It Like?

Ever wondered what being a mechanic is like for a woman? Hear from several UTI grads about being a woman in the auto industry.
28 Jul, 2021
What Is a CNC Mill Machinist?

What Is a CNC Mill Machinist?

CNC mill machinists interpret blueprints to help them program milling machines and other equipment. Read more about the career path here.
26 Jul, 2021
CNC Machining vs. Manual Machining

CNC Machining vs. Manual Machining

Wondering what the difference is between CNC machining and manual machining? Read here to find out!
23 Jul, 2021
Women in Welding

Women in Welding

There are opportunities available for women in the welding industry. Read about one UTI Welding program grad here!
21 Jul, 2021
What Is a CNC Maintenance Technician?

What Is a CNC Maintenance Technician?

CNC maintenance technicians help ensure equipment is operating correctly. Read more about their job duties here!
19 Jul, 2021
Safety Tips for CNC Machinists

Safety Tips for CNC Machinists

CNC machinists need to be as safe as possible on the job. Learn some of the top safety tips for the role here.
16 Jul, 2021
What Is Tack Welding?

What Is Tack Welding?

Tack welding is an important method used to help hold metals together before a final weld. Read more about the process here!
14 Jul, 2021
CNC Machinist Interview Tips

CNC Machinist Interview Tips

Preparing for a CNC machinist interview can help you feel confident. Read our tips here!
12 Jul, 2021
How to Create Your CNC Machinist Resume: Examples & Tips

How to Create Your CNC Machinist Resume: Examples & Tips

Having a professional resume is important when applying for CNC machining jobs. Read our tips and tricks for building yours here!
09 Jul, 2021
How Is Argon Used in Welding?

How Is Argon Used in Welding?

Argon is a commonly used gas in GMAW and GTAW welds. Learn more about how it works here!
06 Jul, 2021
What Is Dyno Tuning?

What Is Dyno Tuning?

Dyno tuning can help you measure the engine output of your vehicle. Learn more about how it works here!
02 Jul, 2021
What Is Electric Welding?

What Is Electric Welding?

What is electric welding, and how does it work? Find out about the different methods taught at UTI here!

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