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Matrix Trade Institute is licensed under the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools Registration No. 2144, and Member of Beachwood Chamber of Commerce  Matrix Trade Institute, LLC BBB Business Review

If you're willing to Commit, we'll Teach you the Rest

If you're willing to Commit, we'll Teach you the Rest

Download our brochure to learn more about Matrix Trade Institute's 20-week accelerated automotive technician efficiency training program including curriculum, tuition, and more

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20 Week Hands-on Program

Guaranteed Internship Placement and Job Opportunities. 

Game Style Learning Technology

Interactive Video Simulations. No More Boring Textbooks.

© M-T.I.M.E. Efficiency Training

It’s our Special Sauce. It’s how you make MORE MONEY in LESS TIME by WORKING SMARTER.

Tools Upon Graduation

Would a U.S. Marine or a NASCAR crew chief go to work without proper equipment? Neither will you. Graduate with the professional grade tools required for the job.

© M-L.I.F.E. Career Support

Employer Introductions. Financial planning. On the Job Career Support. It’s like having an agent who cares and knows what’s best for you.


Graduates will enter the field having completed G1 ASE, Freon and HAZMAT Safety Certifications

From Start to Finish

Matrix Trade Institute's 20-week accelerated program is designed to teach the next generation of technicians to be as efficient as the automobiles they'll maintain and repair. Watch this video to learn more.

“We’ve chosen to disrupt the trade education model and created a highly focused career training program. Our mission is to build the foundation for the next generation of highly efficient automotive technicians who control their own professional and financial destinies.”

What You'll Learn

MTI graduates will enter the automotive repair field with the knowledge and ability to perform the following functions both effectively and efficiently.

  • Proper tool use
  • Oil and Filter Changes
  • Brake Repairs
  • Wheel Alignments
  • Tire Repairs, Replacement and Balancing
  • Steering & Suspension Repairs
  • Basic Electrical Repairs
  • HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning) Repairs
  • Vehicle Fluid/Flush Services
  • Proper Vehicle Inspections
  • Proper Quote Presentation
  • Ethical Upselling 
  • Shop Culture and Communication Skills
  • Understanding and Using Labor Time Standard Guides
  • Efficiency techniques and process for all operations
  • Efficiency goal setting and measurement

Equipment you'll learn to use and train on:

  • Revolution 2 and 4 post vehicle lifts
  • Hawkeye Elite Alignment Equipment
  • Amco Brake Lathe
  • Hunter Tire Machine and  Balancer
  • Tire Repair Kit
  • Fluke Multi-Meter
  • BG Fluid Transfer Equipment
  • Cooling System Pressure Tester
  • Compression testers
  • Oil pressure tester
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery/Starting/Charging System Tester
  • Coolant Hydrometer
  • Oxygen Acetylene Torch
  • Strut Compressor
  • Shop Press
  • Computer Lab with Simulated Trainers
  • And much more...