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TechForce report reveals the severity of the vehicle tech shortage

October 30th, 2017 by

  New BLS new entrant estimates are more than triple previous estimates.   Scottsdale, Ariz. Oct. 27, 2017 — TechForce Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on championing and aiding aspiring vehicle technicians, has released a new report — “Transportation Technician New Entrant Demand” — that reveals the severity of the vehicle technician shortage.   Based

TechForce Foundation announces Partnership with Interstate Batteries

October 16th, 2017 by

  TechForce Foundation announces Partnership with Interstate Batteries   For years, society has pushed that a university education is the only path to a successful career. This messaging steered students away from exploring trade careers—such as automotive technicians and electricians—leaving most to view these jobs as undesirable with no future. But this is not the

AutoZone Supports the FutureTech Success™ Initiative to Fuel Future Technician Workforce

October 5th, 2017 by

Memphis, Tenn. (October 05, 2017) – AutoZone, Inc., (NYSE: AZO), the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive parts and accessories, has signed on as a national corporate sponsor of TechForce Foundation’s FutureTech Success™ campaign, an industry-wide initiative to fuel the future pipeline of transportation technicians by repositioning the image of the profession and providing