Advancing Technician Development
Pro-MECH Learning Systems
Increasing productivity and profitability through advanced technician training and comprehensive shop support services
Our team provides customizable technician development programs and shop operations services
Pro-MECH utilizes online course material as preparatory material for classroom based, instructor-led training. Pro-MECH's programs focus on skills required to diagnose and repair equipment right the first time.
Pro-MECH's library of eLearning courses provides an online approach to technician learning. Courses cover a wide array of subjects, from general concepts to in-depth focused material, fitting the needs of any size shop or fleet.
Pro-MECH can build custom programs designed at your request to meet your unique training needs. Custom programs can be online or classroom based.
Our team of experienced instructors and operations managers provide an external view to your organization's service procedure and processes, identifying areas of strength along with areas where improvements can be made.
Pro-MECH has a team of highly skilled technicians that will come to your shop to work on and fix your most troubled vehicles (Elite Squad), or fill in as temporary replacements for your technicians while they attend training (Relief Squad).
The Resource Center gives technicians access to Pro-MECH online learning content as well as other internet training resources. This "plug and play" work station requires no IT department involvement and is completely independent of your company's networking infrastructure.
Use our Knowledge Surveys to assess your technicians in key subject areas. Results from fleet surveys from around the country can be seen in the graph below.
Electrical Skills and Diagnostics
Proper technician training has the following benefits:
Intro to Tier 4 and Basic Electrical Diagnostics
One-day introductory class that provides a high level introduction to Tier 4 emissions control systems, individual components, and some of the issues that these components introduce into maintenance and service of today's equipment.
Volts, Ohms, and Amps
Blended learning core program for teaching essential electrical fundamental skills: Volts, Ohms, and Amps. Focus Areas: Voltage drop, battery testing, drag testing, back probing, amp draw, charging/starting systems, parasitic draw, wire repair with key focus on the use of a Digital Multimeter.
Frequency, Duty Cycle, and Pulse Width Modulation
Blended learning program for teaching essential electrical fundamental skills: Pulse Width Modulation, Frequency, and Duty Cycle. Focus Areas: cold start system training, relays, sensors and actuators, ECM, and logical diagnostics using Pro-MECH designed simulators utilizing the Digital Multimeter for all facets of this training.
Advanced electrical and diagnostics training
Technical aspects of current Tier 4 emissions systems and effective diagnostics procedures in a two-day training. PID data analysis (computer hook up) and how to interpret the information coming from the ECM. Electrical and electronic diagnostics utilizing digital multimeter as essential tool for practical application.
Covers all aspects from the Axle to the Hub
Teaches essential skills needed for the maintenance and replacement of most major components surrounding the truck and trailer chassis. How to diagnose potential problems before they become a DOT citation or a liability, the latest regulations, and new products.
Online only training programs
Electrical Systems Bundle, seven online courses with electrical/electronic specific content, and the Emissions Systems Bundle, seven online courses with emissions specific content, all at highly discounted pricing.
We've never encountered a company that offers the full range of capabilities and effectiveness of Pro‑MECH in a turn-key fashion. I recommend them to all my NationaLease colleagues and any other fleet operator that needs what we needed last fall.
To date, I haven't seen anything that addresses our industry better than the content of your curriculum. Once we get our program underway I will put you in touch with our leadership so they can see Pro‑MECH's value and recommend it to our members.
As a large national fleet, we see the value of training our mechanics as well as our drivers. Your curriculum provides us a great tool to do this. With today's changing technology and the minimal training that is available from the truck manufacturers I can see that your timing is perfect.
The clincher for us happened at the end of the classes. On the last day we asked if Pro‑MECH's instructors would take a look at a truck that had been down since November and nobody could fix its no start problem... Terry Rivers, their Chief Vehicle Technology Officer, analyzed the problem within 15 minutes and personally crawled under the truck with our master tech to fix it.
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