Student Success Story
Submitted By: Forty-Niner ROP
Auto Tech Students Win Scholarship
Austin Williams and Trevor Befort are seniors from Granite Bay High School who are enrolled in a second year automotive course with 49er ROP. They completed Automotive Services last year and are now enrolled in the community-based program, Automotive Technology, where they receive hands-on-training at a training site four days a week. Both boys plan on attending UTI in the Fall.
Austin Williams and Trevor Befort are students in 49er ROP's Automotive Technology class at Woodcreek High School, an advanced community-based automotive program.
Austin Williams and Trevor Befort competed and won 1st place in the UTI High School Top Tech Challenge. Both were awarded a $1000.00 URI scholarship after outscoring ten teams!
Students competed in hands-on and written automotive testing on:
• Vehicle parts
• Electric Systems
UTI also donated a SNAP-ON-Tool Box and tools for the 49er ROP Auto Services/Technology class.