New York ADI Blog

The Benefits of Getting an Associate’s Degree over a Certificate
Posted: Tue, 2018-01-16 01:00

If you’re looking to work in the automotive field, you’ve probably been presented with two options – a certificate program and an associate’s degree program. While a certificate program offers classes specific to your area of study, an associate’s degree program provides a well-balanced educational experience that can help you compete and advance in your field. Here are several benefits that getting an associate’s degree has over just a certificate.

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High-Performance Training Takes The Checkered Flag
Posted: Fri, 2018-01-05 23:13

The world of high-performance engines is filled with the sounds of inline-six engine revs. It’s enough to get your blood pumping. Fortunately, high-performance engine technicians are some of the most in-demand, highly paid technicians in the automotive industry. If you’re considering a job that lets you work with high-performance engines on a daily basis, you first need to acquire the knowledge and skills required to pursue a rewarding career in the fast lane.

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5 Reasons Consumers Seek ASE Certified Mechanics
Posted: Fri, 2018-01-05 23:07

Whether they’re sports car enthusiasts or they spend long hours in reliable family vehicles, consumers seek out ASE certified mechanics to protect their major investment. Here are five reasons that consumers have maintenance, service and repairs done by ASE certified mechanics.

Learning to repair a diesel engine at the NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology.
NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology– Proudly Serving Students from the Westchester County Community for Over 20 Years
Posted: Wed, 2018-01-03 00:47

At NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology, we “love, love, love” working on any type of motor vehicle. If you share our passion for cars and trucks, perhaps a career in the automotive repair and maintenance industry is the right choice for you. We offer three courses of study, one in diesel, one in automotive repair, and one in collision repair. All our courses are taught by ASE certified instructors.

Instructor and students in training at NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology.
Enrolling in the NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology Vocational School
Posted: Wed, 2018-01-03 00:36

A typical college education consists of four years of courses that cover a variety of subjects. The degree that a student ultimately ends up with tends to be somewhat broad in scope, allowing them to pursue various careers within many different industries.

Vocational schools, such as NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology, offer a more focused, skill-based education for students who want to pursue a specific professional trade career.

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What You Can Expect to Earn with an Automotive Technology Degree
Posted: Sat, 2017-12-30 02:21

Are you wondering what your salary will be when you enter the automotive technology industry? Curious about the job outlook for automotive service technicians and mechanics in the decade to come? Keep reading to learn more about this rewarding career and what you can expect upon graduation from the New York Automotive and Diesel Institute.

Automotive Technician Salary

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Why Technical Schooling Is a Great Alternative To Community College
Posted: Sat, 2017-12-30 02:14

Whether you’re just graduating high school or looking to further your career prospects, you may be caught between choosing a community college or a technical college, like NYADI. While one avenue often leads to a degree, the other offers on-the-job experience. Here’s why technical colleges make great alternatives to community colleges.

Train For The Job You Want

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Career Path: Going from Line Technician to Shop Foreman
Posted: Wed, 2017-10-25 01:25

Developing a career as an auto technician can bring you far along as the years go by. While you may start out as a basic technician at an auto shop, there's nothing that says you need to stay in that position. The skills you can learn and develop as a technician can help you someday become a shop foreman or even a franchise manager.

These skills include:

1. Diagnostic Capabilities

What ASE Certification is and Why it is Important
Posted: Mon, 2017-09-04 01:17

ASE certification, also known as Automotive Service Excellence, is the certification granted to an automotive technician who has completed the required training and obtained their Automotive Service Excellence Certified Master Technicians requirements. This means they are qualified to work on every mechanical, electrical component, and system in a vehicle.

Are you ready for the next challenge?
Posted: Thu, 2017-04-06 21:08

Are you ready for the next challenge?

Seventeen percent of New York Automotive & Diesel Institute’s students are.  Some of our veterans are direct from service, some much older.   They are not here because they don’t want courses in literature or foreign languages, but because they are aware of the career potential in the automotive and diesel industry.