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If you're pursuing certification from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, or ASE, Varsity Tutors can set you up with a Richmond ASE certification class where you'll receive insight into the exam and guided review, so you can feel confident as the test approaches. ASE certification can give you the recognition you deserve for the skills you've developed while working as an automotive technician, giving customers and employers a better idea of your abilities and potentially opening up new job opportunities or helping you negotiate a better salary. Working towards progressively advanced certificates can be a great way to improve your skills, too, and can introduce you to new automotive technologies as they emerge. Considering the advantages that ASE certification can confer upon your career, looking for extra resources like Richmond ASE certification training can be a good idea, as you'll be getting lessons and feedback from a qualified instructor, as well as the support of classroom of other automotive professionals.

There are more than 40 ASE exams available, such as the Collision Repair & Refinish Certification Tests, numbered B2 to B5, which show your proficiency in Painting & Refinishing in test B2, Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair in test B3, and so on. Other tests include the P-series of Part Specialist Certification Tests and the A-series of Automobile & Light Truck Certification Tests. In the case of groups of tests you can earn ASE Master Technician status, which shows that you've developed a comprehensive mastery of the skills needed in particular fields of automotive service. In the case of the A-series tests, for example, completing A1 through A8 will give you the title of Master Technician. The content and length of each test will vary depending on the certificate you're aiming to attain. Preliminary qualifications for certification vary too, but usually you'll need to have either full-time professional experience or a mix of experience and formal training. In most cases this will need to total to two years.

If you're ready to start studying for an ASE test, you more than likely are highly skilled and experienced. However, the ASE exams can cover knowledge that you may not have had much chance to employ in a hands-on capacity throughout your career. Richmond ASE certification training can not only give you information about what sorts of questions you'll face on test day, but can also provide you with instruction from an expert ASE test prep teacher, so you can refresh your skills and fill any gaps in your understanding. You'll attend class online, where you'll be able to see and speak with your instructor and classmates just as you would in an in-person class. Your instructor can walk you through the specifics of various kinds of service, diagnosis, and repair, and may lead classroom discussions. This means you can draw upon the combined knowledge of all the experienced service technicians in your class, exposing you to insights that you may not come upon in solo study. You'll be able to approach your instructor for short one-on-one sessions outside of class as well, where you can go over topics that you're having difficulty with and clear up misunderstandings.

One of the advantages of online study is that it allows you to attend your Richmond ASE certification course without having to add a lengthy and expensive commute to your day. You'll be able to study wherever is most convenient for you, or wherever you find yourself most focused and productive, whether that's a library like James Branch Cabell Library or Libby Mill Library, a favorite coffee shop, or your own home.

If you call Varsity Tutors today, we can make enrolling in Richmond ASE certification training quick and easy. You'll be able to choose between a two-week and a four-week course, and course sections start monthly, so you can get started soon. Reach out now and give us this opportunity to assist you in investing in your career as an automotive technician.

ASE Certifications

  • A1 – Engine Repair
  • A2 – Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • A3 – Manual Drive Train & Axles
  • A4 – Suspension & Steering
  • A5 – Brakes
  • A6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 – Heating & Air Conditioning
  • A8 – Engine Performance
  • A9 – Light Vehicle Diesel Engines
  • B2 – Painting & Refinishing
  • B3 – Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
  • B4 – Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
  • B5 – Mechanical & Electrical Components
  • B6 – Damage Analysis & Estimating
  • C1 – Automobile Service Consultant
  • E1 – Truck Equipment Installation & Repair
  • E2 – Electrical/Electronic Systems Installation & Repair
  • E3 – Auxiliary Power Systems Installation & Repair
  • F1 – Alternate Fuels
  • G1 – Auto Maintenance and Light Repair
  • H1 – Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Engines
  • H2 – Diesel Engines
  • H3 – Drive Train
  • H4 – Brakes
  • H5 – Suspension & Steering
  • H6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • H7 – Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • H8 – Preventive Maintenance & Inspection (PMI)
  • L1 – Advanced Engine Performance Specialist
  • L2 – Electronic Diesel Engine Diagnosis Specialist
  • L3 – Light Duty Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Specialist
  • P1 – Medium-Heavy Truck Parts Specialist
  • P2 – Automobile Parts Specialist
  • P4 – General Motors Parts Consultant
  • S1 – Body Systems & Special Equipment
  • S2 – Diesel Engines
  • S3 – Drive Train
  • S4 – Brakes
  • S5 – Suspension & Steering
  • S6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • S7 – Air Conditioning Systems & Controls
  • T1 – Gasoline Engines
  • T2 – Diesel Engines
  • T3 – Drive Train
  • T4 – Brakes
  • T5 – Suspension & Steering
  • T6 – Electrical/ Electronic Systems
  • T7 – Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • T8 – Preventive Maintenance Inspection
  • X1 – Undercar Specialist Exhaust Systems

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