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Trade School Near Davis, CA

Trade School Near Davis, CA

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Trade School Near Davis, CA

Universal Technical Institute (UTI) is a vocational school near Davis, CA.1 The campus collaborates with industry leaders in the skilled trades and transportation industries to build curricula that prepare students for entry-level jobs in less than one year!2


With a focus on career readiness, our Sacramento, CA, trade school is just outside Davis, CA, and is dedicated to helping students and skilled-trade and transportation employers alike. Our staff invests time in understanding current industry demands to provide an education that prepares students to meet them.

We offer three core training programs in automotive, diesel and welding technologies. Passionate industry professionals who are committed to helping students set and achieve goals lead each program.

Students have access to state-of-the-industry labs, complete with up-to-date tools, technologies and equipment, and embark on courses that provide them with the knowledge and skills they need to pursue careers after graduating.


UTI’s technical school in Sacramento offers three industry-aligned training programs. Learn what to expect from each one below.

Automotive Mechanic School






Automotive Mechanic Training Near Davis, CA

Prepare for a career in the automotive field through courses on powertrains and transmissions, engine service and repair and more! UTI’s 51-week Automotive Technology program can even help you prepare to test to become ASE certified.2

Diesel Mechanic Training Near Davis, CA

Build your knowledge of diesel engines from the ground up in just 45 weeks.2 The Diesel Technology program covers topics like truck transport refrigeration, preventative maintenance, brake systems and chassis and more. Plus, gain the knowledge you need to test for ASE certification.

Welding Training Near Davis, CA

Learn the four main types of arc welding in labs that mirror the field. UTI’s 36-week Welding Technology program was created with assistance from Lincoln Electric, the leader in the design and manufacturing of welding technology, ensuring students develop industry-aligned skills.


Students who graduate from the automotive training program can get specialized training featuring Ford, where they can build manufacturer-specific skills and earn credentials. Learn more at the link below.

Ford logo representing the specialized training program at Universal Technical Institute

Ford Accelerated Credential Training (FACT) program


Are you still running “trade schools near me” searches? Our trade school in Sacramento is approximately 17 miles from Davis, CA, and getting here is simple!

  1. Get on I-80 E. from Richards Boulevard. (0.9 miles)
    1. a. Head south on F Street toward 3rd Street. (0.2 miles)
      b. Turn right onto 1st Street. (318 feet)
      c. Turn left onto Richards Boulevard. (0.4 miles)
      d. Use the left two lanes to turn left to merge onto I-80 E. (0.2 miles)

  2. Continue onto I-80 E to Sacramento. Take Exit 524 from I-5 N. (15.3 miles)
    1. a. Merge onto I-80 E. (9 miles)
      b. Use the right two lanes to take the I-80 exit toward Reno. (0.7 miles)
      c. Continue onto I-80 E. (3.7 miles)
      d. Take Exit 86 to merge onto I-5 N. (1.6 miles)
      e. Use the second lane from the right to take Exit 524 for Arena Boulevard. (0.3 miles)

  3. Continue onto Arena Boulevard to our campus (0.7 miles)
    1. a. Use the left two lanes to turn left onto Arena Boulevard (0.4 miles)
      b. Turn right onto Duckhorn Drive (0.2 miles)
      c. Turn right at Goose Haven Lane (243 feet)
      d. Turn left and UTI Sacramento will be on your right (358 feet)

    Fastest route may change depending on most recent traffic conditions.

UTI Sacramento campus location on google maps


4100 Duckhorn Drive
   Sacramento, CA 95834

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916-263-9100 | Campus
800-834-7308 | Admissions
866-246-3432 |  Financial Aid
877-884-2254 |  Student Services
916-473-6200 |  Career Services

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Get an up-close look at our technical school through a campus tour. Explore our state-of-the-industry labs, learn about the equipment you could train on and meet instructors!


When you attend vocational school at UTI, you’re not on the journey alone. Our support service specialists are there every step of the way. Learn how below.


Housing Assistance

Compass Rose helps relocating students identify rental terms that work for them, whether that be through shared or independent housing.


Financial Aid

Looking for scholarships and grants can feel overwhelming. Reach out to our Financial Aid department for help! They can also assist you in filling out your FAFSA to see if you qualify for aid.3


Career Services

If you’re planning on working while studying to help cover your trade school tuition, contact our Career Services team. They can assist you in looking for flexible, part-time work. And once you graduate, they can help you search for potential career opportunities!


You could graduate from trade school and begin pursuing a career in less than one year! Taking the first step is easy. Request more information at the link below, and an Admissions Representative will reach out to you to answer any questions you have about the program you’re interested in.