The development in Automotive business comes with the development of auto technicians, and the necessity to concentrate on specific areas as properly.
One space of specialties that has been so widespread and really profitable on the subject of automotive is automotive gear. To develop into specialist on this space, one should be capable to diagnose and repair the gearbox or transmission of an computerized automotive.
While one doesn’t must go to a particular college to be taught the ability, it thus requires coaching. “It requires full attention and patient to be able to learn the job, and once you are a specialist, in the repair of car gearbox in Nigeria, then you should consider yourself a millionaire,” an auto gearbox specialist in Lagos, Sunday Ayorinde, informed LEADERSHIP.
The first step of turning into a gearbox specialist is to be taught the ability. There are many well-known Auto mechanic outlets in Nigeria, particularly, in Lagos, the place one might be skilled.
To him, “with lower than N200,000, you possibly can register with one of many well-known mechanic outlets and begin the training course of. The secret to studying quick, is to all the time be together with your boss. Be humble and constant to him. Always present the eagerness to be taught.
“Be warned; you may be distracted by other unserious trainees, so keep off from them. Your boss will never force you to come to work, you have to make it as a priority to not miss a day and to learn something each day you go to work. Don’t focus on making money sharp sharp, rather focus on learning all the nitty gritty details of repairing gearbox,” Ayorinde suggested.
One can’t stay a boy ceaselessly, as he wants to maneuver to the subsequent stage, which is turning into a boss himself, by opening a automotive mechanic store. After one is assured that he can repair automotive gearbox, with out calling on his boss for advise, then, he’s good to open his personal store.
“After successfully completed your apprenticeship and getting the necessary certificate from your boss to operate as a gearbox specialist, then you can move to the next stage of being your own boss,” Ayorinde fittingly places it.
The subsequent step is to lift funds to purchase the mandatory instruments utilized in repairing automotive gearbox. For occasion, one wants the transmission jack, to elevate and decrease a transmission; output shaft seals, to forestall you spilling transmission fluid; a flywheel wrench; laptop diagnostic instrument to diagnose the precise challenge with the gearbox; spline alignment instrument, to align the splines on the clutch plate with the transmission’s enter shaft and socket set, amongst others.
After getting the mandatory instruments, it’s time to open a guarage or automotive store. “It is advisable to open your shop at a busy place like Owode in Lagos, where they repair cars and sell automotive parts. You may decide to join other mechanics that specialises in other areas,” the automotive gearbox specialist suggested.
The subsequent step is to market oneself. “Gone are those days when one will wait for cars to pull over. You have to market yourself by selling yourself to companies and car dealers. You need to print a business card, specifying your specialty. Your should open an account with all the social media platforms, that is the cheapest and easiest way to market oneself,” Ayorinde acknowledged.