Several auto glass technicians passed the Auto Glass Safety Council™’s (AGSC) Master Auto Glass Technician certification exam during the month of January. 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 January. Please welcome these new Masters.
New Master Technicians:
- Kelly Constant, Only 1 Auto Glass, Maplewood, Minn.;
- Joe Estrada, Estrada’s Carglass, San Antonio, Texas;
- Josh Matvey, City Auto Glass, South St. Paul, Minn.;
- Josh Struckman, Novus Glass Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyo.; and
- Brandon Tow, Techna-Glass Inc., Taylorsville, Utah.
Master Technician Renewals:
- Charles Groves, ValueGLASS, Bremerton, Wash.;
- Carl Hirte III, City Auto Glass, South St. Paul, Minn.;
- Ryan Hyden, Indianhead Glass, Inc., St. Croix Falls, Wis.;
- Martin Trujillo, Alpha Auto Glass, Greers Ferry, Ark.; and
- Thomas Tschabold, Glass Doctor, Maumee, Ohio.