A number of auto glass technicians passed the Auto Glass Safety Council™’s (AGSC) Master Auto Glass Technician certification exam during the month of September. The exam is an online test consisting of 70 multiple choice questions.
Those who apply to become Master Auto Glass Technicians must have experience and knowledge in: OSHA-required employee safety regulations; conducting all installations according to the current ANSI/AGSC/AGRSS™ Standard; intermediate-level automotive electrical testing and troubleshooting procedures and equipment; OEM sunroof repair and replacement techniques; advanced wind noise and water leak diagnosis and repair; and current standards and regulations that apply to the auto glass industry. To be eligible for this exam, technicians must also have 3+ years in the auto glass industry, hold an unexpired General Auto Glass Technician certificate, and be an employee of an AGSC Registered Member Company.
The following technicians passed the Master exam during the month of September. Please welcome these Masters.
New Master Technicians:
- David O’Leary, The JN Phillips Co., Woburn, Mass.;
- Mark Neilson, City Auto Glass, South St. Paul, Minn.; and
- Ivan Diersen, City Auto Glass, South St. Paul, Minn.
Master Technician Renewals:
- Bruce Gates, Gates Brothers Glass Shops, Bellefontaine, Ohio;
- Michael Pesaturo, The JN Phillips Co., Georgetown, Mass; and
- Michael Bernard, The JN Phillips Co., Salem, Mass.