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Thursday, October 4, 2018 SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE GALA

2018 SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE GALA

Thursday, October 4, 2018

“Celebrating 30 Years of Automotive Workforce Development”
7:00 pm–8:00 pm Networking Reception
8:00 pm–10:00 pm Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Hilton Long Island-Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Rd, Melville, NY 11747

For more information please contact the Foundation Office at 631-451-4458 or gala@sunysuffolk.edu

 Journal deadline September 4, 2018

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2018 Salute to Excellence

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Automotive Technology Program
at Suffolk County Community College
Training Tomorrow’s Technicians Today

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Networking Reception
8:00 pm–10:00 pm Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Hilton Long Island-Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Rd, Melville, NY 11747

For over thirty years, Suffolk County Community College has been the destination for students seeking to make a difference in today’s exciting multi-trillion dollar automotive industry. Partnering with some of the most recognized automotive brands, Suffolk County Community College offers an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Automotive Technology on its Ammerman Campus in Selden, New York. It is a NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation) certified program designed to prepare students for career success in this global industry. Elite partnerships with General Motors, Fiat-Chrysler-Dodge, Honda, Subaru, Toyota, BMW and their Long Island–based dealers and supporting businesses have led hundreds of students to enroll in this program.

Today’s automobiles are equipped with complex computer and electronic systems. To succeed, technicians need to be highly trained, skilled professionals who are competent in math, science and computer technology. Communication and management skills are equally important for success in the field.

The brand-specific training programs offered at Suffolk are:
• BMW Service Technician Education Program (STEP)
• Fiat-Chrysler Mopar Career Automotive Program (CAP-Local)
• General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP)
• Honda Professional Automotive Career Training (PACT) program
• Subaru University
• Toyota Technician Training & Education Network (T-TEN) program
• General Automotive ATAC I & ATAC II programs

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New York, NY – Suffolk County Community College at International Auto Show 4/3 & 4/4/18

April 3 – 4, 2018  9:00AM – 1:00PM
Jacob Javits Convention Center • 1E Hall
11th Ave. (btwn 34th & 40th St.)
New York, NY

The Automotive Career and Education Fair brings carmakers, suppliers, and advanced automotive training programs together so candidates can learn about careers in the automotive industry.

Automotive Career and Education Fair is a great opportunity to:

  • Meet and converse with automotive industry representatives in person
  • Learn about new job opportunities within the industry
  • Gather information about potential automotive career/education possibilities
  • Enjoy some free giveaways and celebrity autograph signings
2018 Career Fair Exhibitors

Automotive Training Center – Automotive Youth Educational Systems (AYES) – ASE Education Foundation – Brookdale Community College – Bronx Community College – CDX Learning Systems – Columbia Greene Community College – ConsuLab Training Aids – Electude USA – Follow-A-Dream – General Motors – ASEP- Lincoln Technical Institute – Megatech Corporation – Monroe Community College – Motor Age Training – National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) – New England Institute of Technology – New York Automotive & Diesel Institute – New York City Department of Education – Ohio Technical College – Permatex – Raritan Community College – Snap-on Tools – Suffolk County Community College Toyota T-TEN – SGS Automotive – Subaru-U – Westchester Community College – United States Environmental Protection Agency

 

For additional 718.640.2075 or email CareerFair@GNYADA.com


SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, May 3, 2018 SALUTE TO EXCELLENCE GALA “Celebrating 30 Years of Automotive Workforce Development”

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  Thursday May 3, 2018

“Celebrating 30 Years of Automotive Workforce Development”

7:00 pm–8:00 pm Networking Reception
8:00 pm–10:00 pm Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Hilton Long Island-Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Rd, Melville, NY 11747

Download Sponsorship Information (PDF)

For more information please contact the Foundation Office at 631-451-4458 or gala@sunysuffolk.edu

The Suffolk Community College Foundation’s mission is to support student access to quality education and vocational skill training by providing scholarships, emergency loans and funding for program development. Additionally, the Foundation seeks to engage alumni to maintain their connection to the college, to support foundation events, philanthropy, student mentorship and internship opportunities.


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Auto Industry: How Do We Get the Most Qualified Technicians? Suffolk!

Listen, above, to automotive industry representatives speak about the program at Suffolk County Community College, On December 6 Suffolk County Community College sponsored a career fair attended by nearly three-dozen representatives from 200 individual Long Island Automotive employers.

Suffolk County Community College has, for nearly 30 years, been the leader in preparing the most qualified for certified automotive technicians.


Suffolk County Community College offers an A.A.S. degree in Automotive Technology that is National Automotive Technician’s Education Foundation (NATEF) certified and designed to prepare students for employment as automobile technicians and professionals at automotive service facilities.

Suffolk offers four separate automotive programs that includes academic classes and automotive classes that fulfill the requirements to obtain an A.A.S. degree.

The programs offered are the Honda PACT program, the Toyota T-TEN program, the General Motors ASEP program, and the General Automotive ATAC I & ATAC II programs. Subaru was added to the program last year.

“Automobiles are more technically advanced than ever creating an increasing need for highly skilled technicians,” said Suffolk County Community College President Shaun L. McKay who added that the U.S.Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the number of qualified technicians needed nationwide will rise to approximately 780,000 by the year 2024, representing a 5% year-over-year increase in demand.

“Our students, as we continue to build our program, will be qualified to work in any dealership in the region,” McKay said. ‘We will be the premier training facility in the tristate region.”

EMPLOYERS REPRESENTED:

Employers Represented:

Apple Honda
Atlantic Auto Group

  • Advantage Honda
  • Advantage Toyota
  • Advantage Hyundai
  • Atlantic Audi West Islip
  • Atlantic Chevrolet Cadillac
  • Atlantic Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
  • Atlantic Honda
  • Atlantic Hyundai
  • Atlantic Lexus of 110
  • Atlantic Nissan
  • Atlantic Toyota
  • Atlantic Volkswagen
  • Audi Lynbrook
  • Chevrolet of Huntington
  • Ford Lincoln of Huntington
  • Lexus of Rockville Centre
  • Massapequa Nissan
  • Massapequa Toyota
  • Mid Island Hyundai
  • Millennium Honda
  • Millennium Hyundai
  • Millennium Toyota
  • South Shore Hyundai
  • Toyota of Huntington

BMW Tech Recruiter – Sarah Woodruff
Bram Auto Group

  • Audi of Brooklyn
  • Hudson Honda
  • Lexus of Manhattan
  • Bay Ridge Toyota
  • Bay Ridge Nissan
  • Chevrolet

Browns Jeep/Dodge/Chrysler
Burns Motor Company

  • Acura of Huntington
  • Audi of Huntington
  • Audi of Smithtown
  • BMW of Bayside
  • Honda City
  • Lexus of Smithtown
  • Lexus of Southampton
  • Mercedes of Southampton
  • Sunrise Volkswagen

City Cadillac
Competition Auto Group

  • Competition BMW of Smithtown
  • Competition Subaru Smithtown
  • Infiniti Smithson
  • Mercedes Benz of Huntington
  • Mercedes Benz of Smithtown

Eagle Auto Mall
Elite Auto NY (tentative)
Farmingdale University
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Firestone

  • 14 Long Island Locations

Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association (GNYADA)
Good Year

  • 10 Long Island Locations

Helms Brothers Mercedes
Hillside Honda
Hunter Engineering
Jiffy Lube

  • 17 Long Island locations

Matco Tools
Mavis Tire

  • 60 Long Island Locations

Metric Subaru
Pro Cut

Rallye Auto Group

  • Rallye Acura
  • Rallye BMW
  • Rallye Lexus
  • Rallye Mercedes Benz
  • Rally Collision Center

Smith Haven Auto Group

  • Smith haven Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
  • Smith haven Mazda
  • Smith haven Mitsubishi
  • 112 Auto Sales

Smithtown Nissan
Snap-On Tools
Subaru University
Tesla

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Save the Date Thursday May 8, 2018

“Celebrating 30 Years of Automotive Workforce Development”


Find Suffolk County Community College Alumni Association online:

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12/6/17 Automotive Job Fair at Suffolk County Community College

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Automotive Job Fair

11:00a.m.-1:00p.m.,

Automotive Building (Map)

Suffolk County Community College, 533 College Road, Selden, NY 11784

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Employer registration required

 

Location: Automotive Building

Suffolk County Community College, 533 College Road, Selden, NY 11784

Fees: Employer registration required
Contact: Allison Keibel 631-451-4049 keibela@sunysuffolk.edu

Suffolk Auto Tech a Top Four Finalist WIX® Filters 2017 School of the Year Competition

Suffolk County Community College’s Automotive Technology Program has been named a top four finalist in the WIX® Filters 2017 School of the Year Competition. The competition is run in conjunction with O’Reilly Auto Parts and Tomorrow’s Technician magazine to recognize excellence in automotive technology education and programs.

The winner will be selected from the four finalists, with a surprise ceremony in October and a formal announcement during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas on Oct. 30.

The winning school will receive:
· a visit by Tomorrow’s Tech staff and program sponsors
· $2,500 donation
· O’Reilly and WIX Filters gear
· appearance by either the WIX or O’Reilly Auto Parts marketing unit
· travel for the class instructor and a guest to Las Vegas to attend Babcox Media’s recognition dinner at AAPEX

“Our automobiles contain complex computer and electronic systems that require highly trained technicians who are proficient in math, science and computer technology,” said Suffolk County Community College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay. “I congratulate our Auto Technology department, the faculty and staff on this honor. Students in our program are preparing not only for their futures, but the future of the industry,” McKay said.

The top 20 schools submitted a video highlighting their programs. Suffolk’s submission is featured above.

Suffolk County Community College Automotive Technology Alumni can connect online
Send us your alumni updates to alumni@sunysuffolk.edu

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Suffolk County Community College Automotive Tech Minute – Changing an Automobile Air Filter

Suffolk County Community College Automotive Technology demonstrates how to keep your car running in tip-top shape by checking and changing your automobile’s air filter.

Suffolk County Community College offers an A.A.S. degree in Automotive Technology that is National Automotive Technician’s Education Foundation (NATEF) certified and designed to prepare students for employment as automobile technicians and professionals at automotive service facilities.

Suffolk offers four separate automotive programs that includes academic classes and automotive classes that fulfill the requirements to obtain an A.A.S. degree.

The programs offered are the Honda PACT program, the Toyota T-TEN program, the General Motors ASEP program, and the General Automotive ATAC I & ATAC II programs. Suffolk recently announced a partnership with Subaru and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

“Our auto technology group is recognized regionally as the premier program,” said Suffolk County Community College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay. Our students are in high demand and recruited to work in dealerships throughout the region,” McKay said.

Automotive Technology Alumni Online


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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Partners With Auto-Tech at Suffolk County Community College

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be added to the curriculum of Suffolk County Community College’s automotive technology program it was announced by College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay. Students in the program can acquire a Chrysler-Fiat training certification for employment in Fiat Chrysler Automobile dealerships and elsewhere.

Suffolk County Community College offers an A.A.S. degree in Automotive Technology that is National Automotive Technician’s Education Foundation (NATEF) certified and designed to prepare students for employment as automobile technicians and professionals at automotive service facilities.

Suffolk offers four separate automotive programs that includes academic classes and automotive classes that fulfill the requirements to obtain an A.A.S. degree.

The programs offered are the Honda PACT program, the Toyota T-TEN program, the General Motors ASEP program, and the General Automotive ATAC I & ATAC II programs. Suffolk recently announced a partnership with Subaru.

“Our program is growing, we just also added Subaru to our line-up and students will be able to work in any dealership in the region,” McKay said.

Connect with Automotive Technology Alumni


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Career Fair a Jump Start to Those Interested in Automotive Industry Jobs 12/7/16

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More than three dozen auto employers — dealerships and service companies – will help jumpstart your career at the Suffolk County Community College Automotive Technology and Career Services Automotive Career Fair at the college’s Automotive Technology Center on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Auto companies from across Long Island have confirmed their attendance at the premier Auto Technology career event sponsored by Suffolk County Community College and open to those who are interested in automotive dealership management and repair opportunities.

Suffolk County Community College offers an A.A.S. degree in Automotive Technology on its Ammerman Campus in Selden.  It is a certified program that is designed to prepare students for employment as automobile technicians.

The programs offered are the Honda PACT program, the Toyota T-TEN program, the General Motors ASEP program, and the General Automotive ATAC I & ATAC II programs.

Today’s automobiles are equipped with complex computer and electronic systems that requires highly trained, skilled professionals who are competent in math, science and computer technology.  Communication and management skills are equally important for success in the field.

“Students in our program are preparing not only for their futures, but the future of their industry,” said Suffolk County Community College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay.

McKay urged those who are interested in careers in the automotive industry, either in dealership management or on the repair side of the business, to attend the one-day event.

Automotive Career Fair
Suffolk County Community College Automotive Center
533 College Rd., Selden, NY 11784
Parking Lot 11
Wednesday December 7, 2016 – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

 Confirmed attendees include:

Burns Motor Company

Acura of Huntington
Audi of Huntington
BMW of Bayside
Lexus of Smithtown
Lexus of Southampton
Mercedes Benz of Southampton
Sunrise Volkswagen

Competition Auto Group
Competition BMW of Smithtown
Competition Infiniti
Competition Subaru of Smithtown
Mercedes Benz of Huntington
Mercedes Benz of Smithtown
Sprinter of Smithtown

VIP Auto Group
Westbury Jeep/Chrysler/Dodge-Ram
Grand Prix Subaru
Garden City Jeep/Chrysler/Dodge-Ram
Fiat of Westbury
Levittown Ford
Alfa Romeo
Huntington Volvo
Tesla
Babylon Honda
Apple Honda – Riverhead
Honda City – Levittown
Smithtown Nissan
Gregoris Motors, Inc.
Nissan/Subaru – Valley Stream
Snap-On Tools
Plandome Service – Manhasset
Helms Brothers Mercedes/Volkswagen/Volvo – Queens
Farmingdale College
Best Buy Geek Squad
Firestone
Good Year
Kunzler Tire Service – Port Jeff Station
Atlantic Toyota – Amityville
Van Buren Buick – Garden City Park
GNYADA (Greater NY Dealers Association)
Lexus
Middle Country Automotive
Matco Tools
Pine Air Truck Service

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Media Contact:
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631-451-4776
biondodr@sunysuffolk.edu


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