Category: Automotive

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuels student success with major donation to Shoreline’s MOPAR CAP program

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles fuels student success with major donation to Shoreline’s MOPAR CAP program

Shoreline Community College MOPAR CAP (Motor Parts Career Automotive Program) students will take their learning to the next level thanks to a recent generous donation from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). The FCA donation includes 21 pallets of the latest automotive technology, such as engines, transmissions, transaxles, and axles. The donated components will help give Shoreline’s students a leg up in […]

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General Motors supports excellence in automotive education with donation to Shoreline

General Motors supports excellence in automotive education with donation to Shoreline

General Motors (GM) recently donated approximately $150k worth of GM automobiles to Shoreline Community College’s GM ASEP (Automotive Service Educational Program) program as part of its commitment to support excellence in automotive education. The high-performance vehicles—a 2016 Cadillac CTS4, a 2015 GMC Denali, and a 2015 Camaro—are the latest in GM technology, providing teaching aids for students that represent what […]

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Shoreline’s Toyota T-TEN program and Toyota Motor Sales support Tahoma High School students with donation

Shoreline’s Toyota T-TEN program and Toyota Motor Sales support Tahoma High School students with donation

Shoreline Community College’s Toyota T-TEN program, in collaboration with Toyota Motor Sales, has recently donated two engines, a V8 and a V6, as well as three transmissions to Tahoma High School’s Automotive department. The donation will help support the program that Tahoma High School instructor, Luke Thompson, has designed for his class and that supports up to 125 students. As high […]

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Shoreline’s Honda PACT Students Earn NC3 Torque Certification

Shoreline’s Honda PACT Students Earn NC3 Torque Certification

The students in Shoreline Community College’s Honda PACT Program recently completed two days of training in the application and theory of fastener torque. Jeff Cromwell, Shoreline Community College’s NC3 Torque Certification and T-Ten Instructor, provided in-depth training to the students. Training included the theory of torque and fasteners used in the Automotive Repair Industry, along with hands-on work experiences in […]

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General Motors donates a 2014 Corvette Stingray to Shoreline’s Automotive program

General Motors donates a 2014 Corvette Stingray to Shoreline’s Automotive program

General Motors (GM) recently donated a 2014 Corvette Stingray to Shoreline’s GM Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP). Michael Boehm, Director of Dealer Services & Manufacturer Relations for Shoreline’s Professional Automotive Training Center – Dealer Training Academy, said “The donation represents the latest in technology and is an excellent opportunity for our GM ASEP students to be able to work on […]

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Hyundai donates a 2015 Genesis to Shoreline’s GST Automotive program

Hyundai donates a 2015 Genesis to Shoreline’s GST Automotive program

Hyundai Motor America recently donated a 2015 Genesis to Shoreline Community College’s Automotive program to support students in the General Service Technician (GST) program. The Genesis is Hyundai’s top-of-the-line luxury sedan. Michael Boehm, Director of Dealer Services & Manufacturer Relations for Shoreline’s Professional Automotive Training Center – Dealer Training Academy, said “This donation, facilitated by Jim O’Connor, Senior Manager Field Service […]

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Shoreline Auto's Honda PACT program graduated 11 students on Nov. 18, 2015.

Shoreline Automotive department celebrates student graduation from Honda PACT program

On Wed., Nov. 18, Shoreline’s Honda PACT program graduated 11 students from its 2-year program. All 11 graduated students are fully employed in a Honda or Acura dealership. Several of the students came to Honda after completing Shoreline’s GST (General Service Technician) program. Shoreline’s Dr. Cheryl Roberts, Dan Fey, Michael Boehm and instructor Bob Biesiedzinski were all in attendance at the graduation. […]

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American Honda Motors Donates V6 Engine to Tahoma High School Through Shoreline’s Honda PACT Program

American Honda Motors Donates V6 Engine to Tahoma High School Through Shoreline’s Honda PACT Program

American Honda Motors (AHM) recently donated a V6 engine block to Tahoma High School instructor Luke Thompson through Shoreline Community College’s Honda PACT program. Shoreline instructor Bob Biesiedzinski helped facilitate the donation of the engine, which will be used to train Tahoma’s automotive students. “Our hope in facilitating this donation is that the hands-on training the engine provides students will […]

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Students get torque certifications by Snap-on and NC3

Students get torque certifications by Snap-on and NC3

  Think you know how to tighten a bolt? Righty-tighty, lefty-loosey? Think again. The National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3) program housed in the Snap-On Innovation Center at The Professional Automotive Training Center – Dealer Training Academy at Shoreline Community College one word for you: Torque. There is a perception that applying torque to a fastener is intuitive, anyone can […]

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Toyota, Shoreline show the way in technician training

Toyota, Shoreline show the way in technician training

Officials from the automotive industry and educators from across the West gathered at Shoreline Community College to see how Toyota and its partners are aligning education and training with the needs of industry and students. “Over the past several years, Toyota has been revamping its technician training curriculum to better meet the needs of dealers and their customers,” said Rick […]

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