Chapter Meetings


March 21 - March 21 Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

Join us for the Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

At Mastertek Auto in Algonquin

10216 S. Route 31, Algonquin, IL

Snap-On will review strategy based diagnostics to become part of the process in every vehicle/customer interaction. 

Session Goals:

1. Develop a process for your shop that every vehicle will go through to ensure you fix it right the first time, every time. 

2. See new diagnostic tools that walk technician through the process. 

3. Review information systems.

4. Explore the Shop Essentials program truck from Snap-On.


March 30 - March 30 ZF Aftermarket Training Event

ZF 8HP Transmission Diagnostics & Overhaul Class

Location: Vernon Hills

The cost for the training is $345,but ASA Members get a $50 discount, bringing the cost to $295.

Click here for more information.


April 2 - April 2 WEST Chapter Meeting

Do you know CPR? Do you know how to use an AED/defibrillator? Here’s your chance to learn both!

American Heart Association CPR/AED Class – at the ASA West Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 6:30 to 9 p.m.

CLICK HERE to REGISTER ONLINE.

Description: 

American Heart Association Friends and Family CPR/AED provides an overview of CPR for infants, children and adults. Focuses mainly on compressions and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use. This is a non-certificate course and ideal for people interested in learning the basics.

Trainers:

Lieutenant Al Katona, Community CPR Program Coordinator, Naperville Fire Department

Firefighter-Paramedic Daryl MacDonald, Community CPR Program Coordinator, Naperville Fire Department

Location: Clark's Car Care, 440 Industrial Drive, Naperville, IL 60563

Cost: $40 per person (to cover the fee to be paid to the Naperville Fire Department for this off-site training). A casual dinner will be included.

Sponsor: NAPA Auto Parts

CLICK HERE to REGISTER ONLINE.


April 17 - April 17 Rockford Chapter Meeting

Rockford Chapter Meeting at Lino's


April 25 - April 25 Grow a Tech Scholarship Event

2019 Grow-a-Tech Scholarship Event

Join Us on April 25, 2019 at McHenry County College (MCC)For the third consecutive year, Automotive Repair Shop owners from the Automotive Service Association(ASA) of Illinois and many of the key automotive repair industry vendors, will network with students pursuing careers in the automotive industry. Students enrolled in the Automotive Technology Program at MCC, or in local high school automotive programs who plan to enroll at MCC, are encouraged to attend.

Last year, the 2018 ASA Grow-a-Tech Scholarship Program, sponsored by the Crystal Lake Chapter, awarded $8,300 in Scholarships to 15 students in the automotive technology program at McHenry County College.

2019 Grow-a-Tech Scholarship Event

Thursday, April 25 - 4 to 7 p.m. at McHenry County College —  Automotive Technology, Building D

8900 US 14, Crystal Lake, IL  60012

 


April 27 - April 27 Hands On Tech Training

HOTT Hands-On Tech Training event at UTI will feature two sessions from top CTI instructors. The event and sessions are sponsored by Advance Professional and Carquest Technical Institute. Click on the HOTT tab for course information and registration!


April 30 - May 2 ASA National Annual Meeting

2019 ASA Annual Meeting in Texas

The conference, which is being held April 30-May 2 in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas community of Hurst, has numerous course offerings and a full slate of impressive instructors.

Courses available during the meeting include:

  • ADAS Technical Training – presented by Standard Motor Products
  • Vehicle Design & Technology – presented by Tom McGee, Spanesi
  • Pay Programs That Guarantee More Productive Employees + Happier Customers – presented by Bob Cooper, Elite Worldwide
  • Transformational Service Advisor & the 4 Pillars – president by Jeremy O’Neal, owner of AdvisorFix
  • Maximizing Profits: Selling Diagnostic Services – also presented by O’Neal.

There also will be an “Industry Panel Discussion,” which will be moderated by Tony Molla, ASA’s vice president of Industry Relations, and Jeremy O’Neal, owner of AdvisorFix.

For more information visit ASAshop.org


May 7 - May 7 WEST Chapter Meeting

Watch for more details coming soon.


May 15 - May 15 South Chapter Meeting

Look for more information coming soon.


May 16 - May 16 Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

Watch for more details coming soon!


May 18 - May 18 Hands On Tech Training

HOTT Hands-On Tech Training event at UTI will feature two sessions from top CTI instructors. The event and sessions are sponsored by Advance Professional and Carquest Technical Institute. Watch for course details coming soon!


May 23 - May 23 North Chapter Meeting

Look for more information coming soon.


September 10 - September 10 WEST Chapter Meeting

West Chapter Meeting - topic and location TBD


September 14 - September 14 2019 ASA Illinois Summit

2019 ASA Illinois Summit for Owners and Managers

Featuring Carm Capriotto from Remarkable Results Radio and a panel of industry experts.

Are You Ready for the New Marketplace?

The automotive repair market is changing at a rapid pace, along with emerging technology and local and national legislation. Be sure your shop is ready to thrive in the new marketplace. Join us on September 14, 2019 as a panel of experts discusses the many changes that are coming.

Carm Capriotto from Remarkable Results Radio will discuss "The Top 9 Strategies of the Highest Performing Shops" and will moderate 2 panel discussions with industry experts:

¨ Are you ready for the New Automotive Repair Marketplace?

¨ How do we pay our techs $100,000 per year?

Plus the Summit will feature a Speed Networking with Vendors Luncheon, where you'll have an opportunity to network with key industry vendors.

ASA Illinois is proud to have the acclaimed speaker Carm Capriotto and a panel full of experts ready to lead our shop owners and managers in a day of important and inspiring information at our 2019 Summit!

Special Early Bird Rates available only through August 15:

$195 ASA Members

$295 Non-members

Register Online at ASAillinois.org

 


September 18 - September 18 South Chapter Meeting

South Chapter Meeting - location and topic TBD


September 19 - September 19 Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting at Mastertek in Algonquin


September 21 - September 21 Hands On Tech Training HOTT

HOTT Hands On Tech Training - 2 sessions

at Triton College

Course details coming soon!


October 16 - October 16 Rockford Chapter Meeting

Rockford Chapter Meeting at Lino's


October 17 - October 17 Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

Crystal Lake Chapter Meeting

Topic TBD


October 19 - October 19 Hands On Tech Training HOTT

HOTT Hands On Tech Training - 2 sessions at Triton College:

ADAS Fault Analysis - Hands-On with Louie Nelson

plus a course from AC Delco Training - more details are coming soon!


October 24 - October 24 North Chapter Meeting

North Chapter Meeting

at Weber Automotive


November 5 - November 5 WEST Chapter Meeting

West Chapter Meeting


November 9 - November 9 Hands On Tech Training HOTT

HOTT Hands On Tech Training - 2 sessions at Triton College

Watch for more details coming soon!


November 20 - November 20 South Chapter Meeting

South Chapter Meeting

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