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57th Detroit RV & Camping Show Draws Crowds of Enthusiasts

The 57th Detroit RV & Camping Show, hosted by the Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC), recently took place, attracting hundreds of visitors eager to explore the latest offerings in the RV industry. 

With a diverse range of exhibitors showcasing everything from RVs, on-site dealers, financing options, and RV rentals to parts, accessories, and camping information, the show provided a one-stop-shop for those looking to make their next RV purchase.

One of the key highlights of the event was the presence of the RV Technical Institute (RVTI), who were on hand to share information about their industry-leading RV technician training program. 

The Institute received a warm response from attendees, many of whom were interested in learning more about the career path of an RV service technician. 

Halle Edmister, an Account Specialist from RVTI, reported a large amount of interest from visitors, with some interested in using the training to fix their own RVs and others eager to become mobile technicians.

In addition to speaking with consumers, the Institute’s team also took the opportunity to meet with dealers, many of whom are Authorized Learning Partners or location partners. They discussed the success of the program and the progress of their current technicians, further highlighting the importance of the RV technician role in the industry.

The institute has leveraged decades of industry experience to develop the most comprehensive RV technician training program available. By attending events like the Detroit RV & Camping Show, the Institute is actively working to increase awareness of career opportunities in the RV industry.

Darren Ing, the director of MARVAC, praised the partnership with the RV Technical Institute and highlighted the crucial role that technicians play in the success of the RV industry. The association is committed to providing information and resources to support the growth of the RV technician field.

Curt Hemmeler, the executive director of RVTI, expressed gratitude for the complimentary booth space provided by MARVAC and looked forward to attending the show again next year.

The 57th annual Detroit RV & Camping Show provided a unique opportunity for visitors to explore the latest offerings in the RV industry and learn about the exciting career opportunities available in the field of RV service technicians. 

With the RV lifestyle continuing to grow in popularity, the demand for skilled technicians is only set to increase, making it an exciting time to consider a career in this field.

To learn more about RVTI, visit https://www.rvti.org/rv-technician-careers.

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March 18, 2024 5:04 pm

Did you know that at the 57th Detroit RV & Camping Show, attendees got hands-on experience with interactive workshops led by seasoned RV technicians? It was awesome to see enthusiasts learning about maintenance skills and exploring futuristic RV technologies. The event truly offered a peek into the exciting world of RV advancements!


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