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S/P2 Careers Surpasses 50,000 Resumes to Help Shops Find Students Who Want to Grow and Stay in the Industry

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, KAN., Dec. 4 – S/P2 Careers (sp2.org) has reached another important milestone as it has surpassed 50,000 resumes in its S/P2 Careers system. The S/P2 Careers resume database is fueled by career tech students looking for full-time, part-time and internship opportunities as entry-level technicians. “The more resumes we get, the more confident we […]

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S/P2 Adds New Course to Help Schools Meet ASE Accreditation

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, KAN., Nov. 20 – S/P2 (sp2.org) has added a new course written specifically to help automotive service, maintenance and light repair, collision repair, and medium/heavy-duty truck programs meet ASE accreditation requirements. The new course is called “Preparing a Vehicle for Service and Working with Customers.” The ASE Education Foundation Task Lists provide required […]

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S/P2 CAREERS HITS 40,000 RESUMES – HELPING SHOPS ADDRESS THE TECHNICIAN SHORTAGE

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, KAN., Sept. 12 – S/P2 Careers (sp2.org) reached a milestone this week as it surpassed 40,000 resumes in its S/P2 Careers system. The S/P2 Careers resume database is fueled by career tech students looking for full-time, part-time, and internship opportunities as entry-level technicians. “We were confident that we had something special here, but […]

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S/P2 AND CARS COOPERATIVE PARTNER TO HELP SHOPS FILL THE TECHNICIAN GAP

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, KAN., Sept. 6 – S/P2 (sp2.org) and CARS Cooperative (cars.coop) have partnered to provide CARS members with access to the S/P2 Careers database of entry-level technician candidates across the country. Each CARS member will receive $100 in S/P2 Careers credits that they can use to recruit students who are in or have recently […]

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Cengage Partners with S/P2 to Integrate Safety, Pollution Prevention and Soft Skills Training into MindTap

Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Integration gives transportation students the necessary skills to compete in the workforce ATLANTA, March 4, 2018 — Cengage, an education and technology company, has partnered with S/P2, an online training provider for businesses and career tech schools, to integrate safety, pollution prevention and soft skills training within its MindTap digital learning platform. The partnership will […]

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S/P2 Partners with ASE and ASE Education Foundation to Provide Mentoring Program for the Automotive Industry

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, KAN., February 27, 2018 – The ASE Education Foundation and S/P2 announce a partnership to develop and distribute The Workplace Mentoring System, a mentoring program for the automotive industry. The program is designed to help businesses identify and train service personnel to become mentors to students and entry-level employees. This program will be […]

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30,000+ TECHNICIAN RESUMES NOW AVAILABLE AT SP2.ORG

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

S/P2 Careers Helps Shops Find Technicians and Students Find Careers OVERLAND PARK, KAN., February 21, 2018 – S/P2 (sp2.org) has made its S/P2 Careers resume database publicly available for shops and businesses. An S/P2 Careers subscription allows businesses to access the resumes of more than 30,000 career tech students looking for full-time, part-time, and internship […]

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OVER 1000 STUDENTS REGISTERED FOR FIRST THREE COLLISION REPAIR EDUCATION FOUNDATION CAREER FAIRS THIS SPRING

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL (February 7, 2018) – The Collision Repair Education Foundation announced that over 1000 students have registered for its first three Spring Career fairs being held in Tampa and Miami, Fla. and San Antonio, Texas during February and early March. The Education Foundation is partnering with the TechForce Foundation and S/P2 on the […]

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COLLISION REPAIR EDUCATION FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIPS WITH THE TECHFORCE FOUNDATION AND S/P2 ON 2018 TRANSPORTATION CAREER FAIR EVENTS

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Hoffman Estates, IL – January 10, 2018– The Collision Repair Education Foundation will be partnering with the TechForce Foundation and S/P2 on high school and college transportation career fair events taking place in 2018. Through these partnerships, the events will bring together collision, auto service, heavy duty, and diesel students but will also help ensure […]

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S/P2 LAUNCHES NEW RESUME BUILDING COURSE FOR CAREER TECH STUDENTS

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Goal is to combat worker shortage and see more students enter industry. OVERLAND PARK, KAN. – S/P2 (www.sp2.org)  has released a new course for career technical students across North America: “Land That Job:  Building a Resume.” This online course provides best practices for resume writing, and provides an interactive process allowing students to build and download […]

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