MotoSKILL® Shop Tech Training rolls out platform updates for automotive repair shops

Enhancements include improved course navigation, recommended learning tracks and new tools for technicians

ROANOKE, Va., 2016-Jul-02 — /EPR Retail News/ — MotoSKILL® Shop Tech Training, the online training and ASE test prep resource from MOTOSHOP® Technology ToolsSM – a product portfolio from Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP) – is rolling out significant platform updates that make accessing and completing online training easier, more flexible and customizable for automotive repair shops.

All MotoSKILL customers have access to Web-based, on-demand training content covering basic automotive systems for service technicians, advanced diagnostics, ASE test preparation, management courses for shop owners and specialty courses covering hot topics such as working with hybrid or diesel vehicles. New streamlined navigation allows users to search MotoSKILL’s 145 training courses with greater efficiency, and an improved learning management system allows participants and shop managers to efficiently view and track progress through courses.

MotoSKILL now also provides knowledge assessments to recommend future learning tracks or additional courses based on a participant’s training assessment scores. Users can easily print personalized certificates of course completion and review results directly by accessing MotoSKILL – from any device at any time in any location.

“We are committed to delivering flexible online training solutions that help keep automotive shops ahead of the industry’s needs on a schedule that makes sense for the shop,” said Jad Dunning, Advance Vice President and General Manager of MOTOSHOP Technology Tools. “The enhancements rolled out and the MotoSKILL support team will ensure more quality training reaches more shops and technicians, when and where they need it.”

To learn more about ASE Test Prep Training or other automotive training and shop management courses from MotoSKILL, visit For more information on the full set of products from MOTOSHOP Technology Tools, visit

About MOTOSHOP Technology Tools
MOTOSHOP Technology Tools is a comprehensive set of trusted, innovative technologies offered by Advance Auto Parts, Inc. MOTOSHOP builds technology solutions to address the full spectrum of automotive shop needs. The MOTOSHOP product line includes MotoREV Shop Marketing®, MotoLOGIC® Repair & Diagnostics, MotoSHOP Shop Management System®, and MotoSKILL® Shop Tech Training, each designed to help automotive industry professionals grow their businesses. For more information on the suite of technology services from MOTOSHOP Technology Tools, visit

About Advance Auto Parts
Advance Auto Parts, Inc., a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of April 23, 2016 Advance operated 5,086 stores and 125 Worldpac branches and serves approximately 1,300 independently owned Carquest branded stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada. Advance employs approximately 74,000 Team Members. Additional information about the Company, employment opportunities, customer services, and on-line shopping for parts, accessories and other offerings can be found on the Company’s website at

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Source: Advance Auto Parts