University of West Alabama

West Alabama-Auto Program
3:36 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

Univ. Of West Ala. Starting Automotive Program

The University of West Alabama is getting some help as it starts a new automotive program.
Credit University of West Alabama

The University of West Alabama is getting some help as it starts a new automotive program.

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.

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.

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