FRVTA & RV Learning Center Distance Learning Network Partnership Renewed
(Fairfax, VA) The Mike Molino RV Learning Center and the Florida RV Trade Association (FRVTA) have renewed their partnership to provide online video-based training for RV dealership personnel through the Distance Learning Network (DLN). The DLN represents a convenient and cost-effective way to provide dealership training.
Educational courses offered through the DLN include:
- Level 1 Training - covers propane, electricity, plumbing, and PDI. This is a foundational course and is a prerequisite to Level 2 Training.
- Level 2 Training - covers water heaters, furnaces, ranges/cooktops, refrigerators, air conditioners, generators, brakes, suspension, towing, hydraulics, and RV body.
- Advanced-Manufacturer Specific Classes – excellent courses to take for RVTI’s Level 2 recertification. (Earn up to 14 CEU’s)
- Service Advisor
- RV Receptionist Class
The FRVTA education team is updating the Level 1 and Level 2 training videos to support the new RV Technical Institute (RVTI) 2020 textbooks. The videos will be completed and published on the website by January 2022.
Subscription to the online program includes unlimited access by dealership staff to over 50, hour-long training video recordings, reviews, and test preparation sections. The content is available online and can be accessed anywhere, anytime. For more information on the courses and to sign up, click here.
The DLN program was developed in partnership with the University of South Florida and Florida Gateway College (formerly Lake City Community College) and is managed by a professional staff of educators and industry trainers.
The only requirement to participate is a high-speed internet connection. A video cable connected to a television is also useful for group training. A one-year subscription to the program costs $995 per dealership location. A discount is given for multiple dealerships (five or more). The subscription term is August 1, 2021 – July 31, 2022. Please note the Distance Learning Network is active for one year, our education year ends on July 31, 2022.
About the Mike Molino RV Learning Center
The Mike Molino RV Learning Center is a leading provider of professional development and educational resources to help dealers maintain professionalism and efficiency even as markets change. For more information visit www.rvlearningcenter.com. The RV Learning Center is a tax-exempt organization as described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions may be tax deductible as charitable donations.
About the Florida RV Trade Association
The purpose of the Florida RV Trade Association is to lead, educate, promote, and protect the general welfare of the RV Industry in Florida. The FRVTA is a non-profit organization classified by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a 501-(C) 6. Its leadership direction comes from a membership-elected volunteer Board of Directors while programs and services are offered by a dedicated full-time staff. For more information visit www.frvta.org.
For more information or to sign up, visit rvtraining.fgc.edu, or call Veronica Helms, FRVTA Director of Training at (813) 702-1113.