ATMC to Hold Conference for Training Managers and Developers

LEESBURG, Virginia, March 14, 2019 – The ASE Training Managers Council (ATMC) will hold its annual conference on April 9-11, 2019, at the Hilton DFW Lakes in Grapevine, Texas.

For the first time, the conference will include a new track of workshops designed for automotive industry training developers. Topics covered include: Creating training videos, Learning management systems, Question writing for automotive instruction, and Virtual classroom training.

The conference will also present workshops specific to the learning needs of training managers. These consist of: Strategies for adapting to rapidly changing technology,

Influences on technician training in 2030, Addressing the technician shortage through apprenticeships, and Fake training: why didn't we get the intended result.

In addition to workshop-style learning opportunities, the conference will feature introduction of results from ATMC's latest Training Benchmarks Survey, conducted annually among automotive service professionals. Conference events will also promote networking and opportunities to share ideas.

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The ASE Training Managers Council (ATMC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of training and professional development within the transportation service industry. A division of ASE, the council helps members keep up with innovations in automotive training by facilitating interaction among its members and serves as a leadership forum for training professionals to promote world class training standards in the automotive, heavy duty and related industries.

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