automotive program UWA http://apr.org en Univ. Of West Ala. Starting Automotive Program http://apr.org/post/univ-west-ala-starting-automotive-program <p>The University of West Alabama is getting some help as it starts a new automotive program.</p><p>The school at Livingston has received a grant of $100,500 from the Delta Regional Authority that will be used to buy equipment for a new automotive technician certification program.</p><p>The program is designed to train workers for part suppliers for Mercedes Benz. The companies are expanding operations following a $2.4 billion investment by the German automaker to add production lines at its plant near Tuscaloosa.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:36:41 +0000 The Associated Press 41437 at http://apr.org Univ. Of West Ala. Starting Automotive Program