Industry Training Events

NACAT Instructor’s Conference

Date: Jul 15 – 18, 2019 | Location: Calgary, AB | Event Website: Click Here

What happens during the week of a NACAT Conference? That phrase is often uttered by a first-time attendee, as well as by some well seasoned veterans. Why is this? Quite simply, it is because of all the excitement that can occur during the week, as each host is left to determine specific aspects for the week.

The overall schedule of events is standardized, yet the fun which ensues throughout the week due to training, social activities, and impromptu learning congregations is not.

ASE Instructor Training Conference

Date: Jul 22 – 25, 2019 | Location: Frisco, TX | Event Website: Click Here

Get your program required 20-hours of update training! Topics cover Auto, Collision, and Truck. ASE Testing will be available on site.

Featuring keynote speaker, Michael Brustein, Partner at Brustein & Manasevit PLLC. Michael will be discussing how to access federal funds to support automotive programs, activities that may be supported, helping us understand the relevant legal requirements, and changes between Perkins IV and V.


Date: Sep 27 – 28, 2019 | Location: Cary, NC | Event Website: Click Here

September 27-28th, 2019 is a must attend date as IGO presents ASTE 2019. Shop owners, service advisors & technicians will be able to take part in the largest automotive aftermarket event held in the Carolinas. This event has some of the nation’s top trainers delivering cutting edge information at a price that one would expect to pay for one seminar.


Date: Nov 5-7, 2019 | Location: Las Vegas, NV | Event Website: Click Here

You put your heart and soul into your work every day. But the automotive aftermarket moves fast, and staying competitive means keeping your finger on the pulse of the industry. At AAPEX, you’ll see the new-to-market products, emerging technology, and will get practical training to handle whatever rolls into your shop. Whether you sell or distribute auto parts or are responsible for the maintenance of vehicles, you need AAPEX – the lifeline of the automotive aftermarket.

VISION Training & Expo

Date: March 5-8, 2020 | Location: Overland Park, KS | Event Website: Click Here

VISION Hi-Tech Training & Expo provides the opportunity for you to expand your knowledge and gain new skills, all while networking with leading industry professionals. In 2019, VISION hosted over 3,500 attendees from 43 U.S. states, 7 Canadian provinces, Australia, Brazil, Guatemala, and Zimbabwe. Choose from cutting-edge management, technical, educator, and heavy-duty training courses. VISION also features a 60,000 square-foot exhibit hall showcasing the latest tools, equipment, and technology.

ATE Automotive Training Expo

Date: 2020 (TBA) | Location: Seattle, WA | Event Website: Click Here

The Automotive Training Expo has some of the best trainers in the industry lined up. Get the latest trainig, browse exhibits ranging froma all aspecvts of the industry, benefit from great networking opprotunities and more.

TST Big Event

Date: Mar 21, 2020 | Location: Tarrytown, NY | Event Website: Click Here

The “Big Event” shows are very popular and often sell out. Don’t wait on this one.