TNCC Hosts 4th Annual Car Show September 15

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) will hold its 4th Annual Car Show Saturday, September 15 on the Hampton campus. The event is open to the public with registration from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. Sponsored by TNCC’s Educational Foundation in conjunction with Dominion Virginia Power , Old Point Bank and Suntrust Bank, among others, the car show is a fundraiser to benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Training Program.

The event will showcase 40 classes of cars and motorcycles, including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic and antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars. An awards ceremony takes place at 1 p.m. with first- and second-place trophies presented in each class as well as a President’s Award, Sponsor trophies, Club Participation trophy and TNCC Alumni trophy.

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TNCC to Host its 2nd Annual Car Show to Benefit the College’s Automotive Technology Training Program

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Thomas Nelson Community College (TNCC) will hold its 2nd Annual Car Show on Saturday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Hampton campus. Open to the public, this fund-raising event is sponsored by TNCC’s Educational Foundation,  SunTrust Bank,  Old Point National Bank, Dominion,  The Original California Car Duster,  Express Car Wash,  Meguiar’s, Summit Racing,  Envision the Moment and Martin Screen Prints & Embroidery. Proceeds will benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Training Program.

The event will showcase 30 classes of cars and motorcycles, including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic and antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars. First- and second-place trophies will be awarded in each class. Attendees viewing the motor vehicle array can also enjoy food, soft drinks and music on site. Plus, vendors with various goods will be on hand.

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TNCC Has Begun Registration for Automotive Service Excellence Testing (ASE)

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Prove you have the skills to get the job done!

Now through Monday, February 22, Thomas Nelson Community College is offering Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) computer based testing at the TNCC Skill Certification Center in the Peninsula Workforce Development Center. A variety of testing dates and times are available.

The deadline to register is Tuesday, February 16.

ASE Certification demonstrates your commitment to the automotive service and repair profession. According to the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), “Receiving ASE certification shows your peers, supervisors and, in turn, the general public your commitment to your chosen career and your ability to perform to set standards.”

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TNCC holds 1st Annual Car Show Fundraiser

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The College’s 1st Annual Show held Saturday, July 18 on the Hampton campus featured approximately 160 vehicles. Sponsored jointly by the TNCC Educational Foundation, Old Point National Bank, SunTrust, TowneBank, BB&T and Langley Federal Credit Union, among others, the event showcased over 30 classes of cars and motorcycles including Chevrolet, Chrysler and Ford classic. Antique cars and trucks, tuners and late model muscle cars were also be among vehicles featured.

All proceeds from the event will benefit TNCC’s Automotive Technology Program.

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