At Spartan, we take an all-inclusive approach to ensuring vehicle success. We offer industry-leading training opportunities for those who service, configure, repair and drive our vehicles. We believe that big investments warrant the right knowledge to maintain and service them. It’s our commitment to ensure our customers and their technicians get just that.
Spartan offers expert training to technicians at our service centers, dealers and OEM partners. These programs focus on product-specific servicing, and are especially devoted to keeping our partners/dealers up-to-date on technical advancements.
|Jan 27, 2020 - Jan 30, 2020||ER Cab & Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Feb 10, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020||SV Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Jun 08, 2020 - Jun 11, 2020||ER Cab & Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 25, 2020||SV Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Sep 27, 2020 - Oct 02, 2020||2020 Fire Truck Training Conference||Location TBD|
|Oct 05, 2020 - Oct 08, 2020||SV Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Oct 26, 2020 - Oct 29, 2020||ER Cab & Chassis Training||Location TBD|
|Oct 08, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019||Firehouse Expo||Nashville, TN|
|Sep 29, 2019 - Oct 04, 2019||2019 Fire Truck Training Conference||Lansing, MI|
|Sep 13, 2019 - Sep 15, 2019||Michigan Firemen’s Memorial Festival||Roscommon, MI|
|Aug 07, 2019 - Aug 10, 2019||Fire-Rescue International||Atlanta, GA|
|Jun 12, 2019 - Jun 15, 2019||NYSAFC Fire Expo||Syracuse, NY|
|May 17, 2019 - May 19, 2019||Harrisburgh Fire Expo||Harrisburgh, PA|
|May 02, 2019 - May 04, 2019||Ontario Association for Fire Chiefs||Mississauga, Ontario|
|Apr 08, 2019 - Apr 13, 2019||2019 FDIC||Indianapolis, IN|
|Mar 26, 2019 - Mar 28, 2019||2019 Firehouse World||Los Angeles, CA|
|Jan 21, 2019 - Jan 23, 2019||FDSOA||Orlando, FL|
The Fire truck specific technician training consists of four days of personalized on-site training pertaining to your specific truck. Topics covered include:
Main component suppliers team up with Spartan to offer instruction in their areas of expertise. Spartan’s factory training for technicians provides instruction on the following components for both the motorhome and emergency rescue areas:
The following course content was designed to present the technician with a solid understanding of the chassis components. Spartan Motors is constantly looking to improve our current product offerings to meet the needs of our customers in terms of comfort, reliability and quality. Training is one way to stay abreast of product enhancements.
Full service chassis maintenance procedures and part numbers will be covered, and information on Cummins, Caterpillar and Allison components will also be provided.
This class will cover the different types of hydraulic systems that Spartan Motors uses in production using hydraulic schematics. Troubleshooting all systems, proper flushing of the hydraulic system.
This class will cover the operation of all individual air brake components and how they interact with each other. Troubleshooting of the chassis air brake system, review of the Wabco air brake and hydraulic ABS operation will be provided. An introduction to the Wabco Toolbox software and RSC & ESC operation will also be covered.
This class will cover the chassis electrical system. Here, you will learn how to read a Spartan Chassis wiring diagram and harness structure. You will also learn to troubleshoot the Ametek Dixson gauges.
This class will cover the different front and rear suspensions used on the motorhome chassis. Setting chassis ride height, basic alignment tips and troubleshooting will be covered.
Throughout the year we offer training opportunities at our headquarters in Charlotte, Michigan.
Register for technician training today via online or by mailing or faxing the registration form.
Events can be scheduled upon request. Please contact Spartan for additional information.
Greg Rinehart — Training & Dealer Operations Manager
P: 517.543.6400 ext. 3122 | F: 517.541.3837 | [email protected]