Manufacturers, distributors and dealers in Southern California this weekend may want to stop by WyoTech in Fremont on Saturday for an open house celebrating the educational institution's new state-of-the-art motorcycle technology training facility.
The event, held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the WyoTech campus at 200 Whitney Place, is scheduled to feature a motorcycle stunt show, campus tours, instructor demonstrations and refreshments. Numerous cars and motorcycles also will be on display.
WyoTech's motorcycle technology programs provide students with the technical skills to diagnose, service and repair a wide variety of motorcycles including Harley-Davidson, Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, BMW, Ducati and Triumph.
The new 30,000 square foot motorcycle training facility houses nine classrooms, two labs, 48 lifts, two dynomometers and 14,000 square feet of motorcycle shop space.
A part of Corinthian Colleges, Inc., WyoTech has seven schools and more than 6,000 students nationwide. The campuses provide training in transportation technology and maintenance, including automotive, diesel, collision/refinishing, aviation, motorcycle and marine technologies. Campus locations include Blairsville, Penn., Boston, Mass., Daytona Beach, Fla., Laramie, Wyo., Fremont, Calif., Oakland, Calif. and Sacramento, Calif.
"We believe strong demand exists for motorcycle technicians and are excited about adding these new programs to our existing technical and trade offerings," said WyoTech Fremont President Mark Millen.
All of the motorcycle technology programs offered by WyoTech are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).
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