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UTI’s trade schools in California offer several training programs, ranging from automotive to wind energy. Each program has a hands-on curriculum designed to help prepare students to pursue entry-level careers. Keep reading to learn more!
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*Programs coming to UTI Rancho Cucamonga.
UTI has three separate California trade schools with program offerings ranging from Automotive and Diesel to Welding. Our programs also include Wind Turbine, Industrial Maintenance, Airframe & Powerplant, and Robotics and Automation. Once you decide on the program of your choice, you can explore our trade school campus sites to see which location best fits your needs.
UTI’s Automotive Technology program is offered at three different campus locations in California: Long Beach, Rancho Cucamonga and Sacramento. In this 51-week program, you’ll take foundational courses that build your knowledge from the ground up, teaching you how to diagnose, maintain and repair different types of vehicles. From here, you can choose to move on to specialized training programs to take your knowledge to the next level.
Our California auto mechanic school proudly serves the surrounding communities: Los Angeles, Riverside, Stockton, Elk Grove, Roseville, Vacaville, Folsom, San Bernardino and more!
The Diesel Technology program is available at all three of UTI’s trade schools in California. As a diesel student, you can learn diverse skills that apply to a wide range of industries including agriculture, oil, construction and anywhere diesel engines are found. Your courses will dive into topics like truck brakes and chassis, preventive maintenance, diesel engines, and much more, giving you a foundation of knowledge you can build on in the industry.
The Collision Repair & Refinish Technology (CRRT) program is offered at UTI’s Long Beach campus. In this specialized program, you can learn the skills needed to reshape and restore a wide range of vehicles. Our curriculum was developed with I-CAR, a leading brand in the industry, to equip you with the skills today’s industry requires. As a graduate, you can earn valuable I-CAR certificates to distinguish yourself as a technician.
The Welding Technology program is available at UTI’s Long Beach and Rancho Cucamonga California trade schools and is coming to UTI Sacramento. If you have an eye for detail and love to express your creativity, this could be the program for you. As a welding student, you’ll learn about the procedures and equipment required to use four different welding processes. Throughout your 36-week program, you’ll complete hands-on training in the lab using cutting-edge equipment, including VRTEX® virtual welders.
The Airframe & Powerplant Technician program is designed to prepare students for entry-level careers in aviation. In the lab, they get hands-on experience with the same tools and technology used by technicians in the field and learn about topics like aircraft troubleshooting, hydraulics and pneumatics, power plant lubrication systems and more. Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply and test for Airframe and Powerplant FAA certification.79(Program coming to UTI Long Beach pending FAA approval.)
The 30-39 week Industrial Maintenance Technician program, offered at the Rancho Cucamonga campus, prepares students to work on machinery that powers many different industries, including solar, nuclear, gas and coal. They take courses on industrial heating and cooling, steam and gas turbines, and more.(Program coming to UTI Rancho Cucamonga.)
The Robotics & Automation program takes 51 weeks to complete and is offered at the Rancho Cucamonga campus. This program covers a wide variety of topics, including 3D design and manufacturing, industrial networking, and digital electronics and circuits.(Program coming to UTI Rancho Cucamonga.)
The Wind Technician training program is offered at the Rancho Cucamonga campus. Topics in this 30-week program range from renewable energy sources to advanced electrical theory, to climb and rescue and wind turbine operation to prepare for a career in the field.(Program coming to UTI Rancho Cucamonga.)
If you’re browsing for trade schools, California is one of the most exciting states to attend one. Here are some places students enjoy spending their time away from campus:
California Automobile Museum: With more than 72,000 square feet of space, this museum has a collection of more than 150 unique cars, from the classics to muscle cars and even race cars.
Sacramento Zoo: With more than 140 different animals to look at from your local native wildlife to more exotic and endangered in nature, there's something to see for everyone.
Staples Center: From the NBA to NHL, concerts and other live events there's always something to see at this multi-purpose sports arena to keep you entertained.
Knott’s Berry Farm: Knott’s is a classic theme park filled with great rides and attractions It’s especially famous for Mrs. Knott’s fried chicken dinners.
Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park: This gorgeous 150-acres of outdoor activities includes two large lakes with access to fishing, paddle boats and even includes a swimming complex complete with water slides.
Need help making the transition from home to one of our trade schools in California? Whether you live a few miles away or in a different state altogether, our Student Services department can help you prepare.
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