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Trade School Near Elk Grove, CA

Trade School Near Elk Grove, CA

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Trade School Near Elk Grove, CA

UTI Sacramento is a vocational school near Elk Grove, CA, offering training in three skilled trades.1 Gain hands-on experience from passionate instructors committed to preparing you to pursue a career!


Our Sacramento, CA, trade school provides training in automotive, diesel and welding technologies. Each program was developed with industry leaders to ensure courses teach students skills relevant to current industry demands. Students train in hands-on labs equipped with modern tools and technologies under the guidance of instructors with years of experience. Learn more about what to expect from each program below.


Our trade school programs begin every three weeks. Once you find one that piques your interest, you can fill out an application online.

Automotive Mechanic School






Automotive Mechanic Training Near Elk Grove, CA

UTI's automotive mechanic training program spans 51 weeks and covers a range of topics.2 Coming is an electric vehicle course that will help prepare students for the changing landscape of the automotive industry. Upon completing the program, Automotive Technology students earn an associate degree and one of the two years of hands-on experience required to test for ASE certification!

Diesel Mechanic Training Near Elk Grove, CA

The diesel mechanic training program at UTI Sacramento only takes 45 weeks to complete and provides students with a foundational understanding of diesel engine service and repair, preventative maintenance, brake systems and chassis and more.2 Diesel Technology students who complete the program can substitute their training for one of the two years needed to become ASE certified.

Welding Training Near Elk Grove, CA

UTI Sacramento’s 36-week Welding Technology program prepares students for entry-level combination welding jobs through a curriculum that teaches the four main types of arc welding. Lincoln Electric helped UTI build courses and labs representative of the field, so students receive an education relevant to current demands.


Refine your skill set with Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training (MSAT). Our technical school’s MSAT program helps students earn brand-specific credentials and knowledge that may help them in their career pursuits. Learn more by clicking the link below.

Ford logo representing the specialized training program at Universal Technical Institute

Ford Accelerated Credential Training (FACT) program


Getting to our trade school from Elk Grove, CA, is simple:

  1. Get on CA-99 N from Elk Grove Florin Road and Valley Oak Lane. (1.7 miles)
    1. a. Head south on Elk Grove Florin Road. (0.5 miles)
      b. Turn right onto Valley Oak Lane. (0.6 miles)
      c. Turn right onto East Stockton Boulevard. (0.4 miles)
      d. Turn left to merge onto CA-99 N toward Sacramento. (0.2 miles)

  2. Follow CA-99 N to T Street in Sacramento. Take Exit 6C from Hwy 99 SB/S Sacramento Fwy. (11.9 miles)
    1. a. Merge onto CA-99 N. (11.1 miles)
      b. Continue onto Hwy 99 SB/S Sacramento Fwy. (0.6 miles)
      c. Take exit 6C for T Street. (0.2 miles)

  3. Get on I-80BUS W from W Street. (1.6 miles)
    1. a. Take a sharp left onto T Street. (417 feet)
      b. Turn left onto 29th Street. (0.3 miles)
      c. Continue onto W Street. (0.9 miles)
      d. Use the middle two lanes to turn slightly left onto the I-80 W ramp. (0.3 miles)

  4. Take I-5 N to Arena Boulevard. Take Exit 524 from I-5 N. (6.1 miles)
    1. a. Merge onto I-80 Bus W. (0.4 miles)
      b. Use the right two lanes to take Exit 4A for Interstate 5 N/Interstate 5 S/State Route 99 N toward Redding/Los Angeles. (0.2 miles)
      c. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-5 N/CA-99 N/Redding and merge onto I-5 N. (5.3 miles)
      d. Use the second lane from the right to take Exit 524 for Arena Boulevard. (0.3 miles)

  5. 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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     F&SAT | 10am & 1pm

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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See for yourself what stands out about our technical school. Schedule a campus tour to meet instructors and get up close and personal with state-of-the-industry equipment!


Providing students with a quality education isn’t the only way our vocational school helps them move toward their goals. We come alongside them every step of the way. Learn how below.


Housing Assistance

Relocating can be stressful. That’s why Compass Rose helps UTI students find shared or independent housing that works for them.


Financial Aid

Looking for ways to help cover your trade school tuition? UTI’s Financial Aid team can help those who qualify look for scholarships, grants and other forms of aid.3


Career Services

Many of our students look for flexible, part-time work that fits their course schedule. UTI’s Career Services team can help you in this process.


Let UTI Sacramento help you end your “trade schools near me” searches for good. You can get started today. Hit the Request More Info button below, and one of our Admissions Reps will reach out to answer your questions or advise you on the next steps!