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Looking to take the first step toward an exciting career path? Take it with Universal Technical Institute (UTI) — a vocational school near Torrance, CA, that offers industry-relevant training in automotive, diesel, welding, collision repair, and airframe and powerplant technologies!1
Located in Long Beach, UTI offers five hands-on training programs.18 Some curricula were even created with the help of leading skilled-trade brands like I-CAR and Lincoln Electric.
Passionate industry professionals lead the instruction, simultaneously offering support and mentorship as students progress through their educational journey. OurLong Beach, CA trade school also flaunts 10 state-of-the-industry labs, built to resemble the environment of technicians in the field.
Not sure which skilled trade you’d like to study yet? Read more about our programs below.
Airframe & Powerplant program coming to UTI Long Beach pending FAA approval.79
The 51-week Long Beach auto mechanic training program provides both online and hands-on instruction to mirror the type of ongoing training graduates will likely encounter in the field.7 Our comprehensive instruction helps prepare graduates to test for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification and pursue entry-level automotive careers as technicians, smog inspectors, parts associates or services writers.1
UTI’s 45-week Long Beach diesel mechanic school also practices a blended learning model of online instruction and hands-on application to reflect training in the field.7 Like the auto program, our diesel training helps prepare graduates to test for ASE certification as well as pursue entry-level diesel technician careers.1
The Long Beach welding school is just 36 weeks from start to finish. Students learn the four types of arc welding used across several industries, as well as how to weld in various positions to help prepare them for entry-level roles as combination welders.1
The Long Beach collision repair trade school offers exciting, hands-on courses in damage analysis, custom paint and body fundamentals, welding and cutting and more! The trade school ranges from 51 to 54 weeks and grants students opportunities to earn valuable I-CAR credentials before pursuing careers.1
Coming to UTI Long Beach pending FAA approval, the 18-month Long Beach airframe and powerplant training program prepares students to maintain and repair aircraft components in a manner that adheres to FAA regulations.79 No aviation background is necessary – the curriculum builds students’ knowledge from the ground up!
Eligible students can improve their automotive tech skills with UTI's 12-week BMW manufacturer-specific advanced training (MSAT) program.8 Learn the ins and outs of BMW technology from the experts and earn factory credentials!