• 2017

The Fix – The Numbers Are Shaping Up


Training your employees properly is essential for a successful business. It helps to build confidence and a culture that enhances service and appeals to customers.MechanicArt

56% of independent mechanical shops train their technicians 17 hours or more.

58% of mechanical shop owners/managers receive 17 hours or more of training annually.

38% of independent mechanical shops provide more than 17 hours of live training vs. online training. 

CarArt266,000 mechanical and body repair technicians are employed in U.S. mechanical and body repair shops. 

54% of independent collision shops provide 5-10 hours of live training vs. online training.

47% of collision businesses say their biggest challenge is technician shortage.

Sources: AutoInc. and New York Times