Tesla START Prepare for a Career at Tesla Prepare for a Career at Tesla

12:1

Small class sizes allow for personalized attention

Small Classes

8 hrs

Classes available from 9-5 weekdays

Daily Schedules

12-14 wks

Learn advanced skills and earn certifications

Intensive Curriculums

Accelerate Your Career

Tesla START is an intensive training program that provides students across North America with the skills necessary for a successful career at Tesla and beyond. During the program, students develop technical expertise and earn certifications through in-class theory, hands-on labs and self-paced learning.

We partner with colleges across the country to integrate Tesla START into automotive and manufacturing curriculums as a multi-week capstone—providing students with a smooth transition from college to full-time employment at Tesla or elsewhere.

Join the Program

We are seeking highly motivated students who are team-oriented and adaptable, with a passion for building sustainable solutions and expertise in the following areas:

  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing

Automotive

Gain the skills required to join Tesla as a Service Technician at one of our Service Center locations in North America.

Find Your School

Rio Hondo Community College
Los Angeles, California

Central Piedmont Community College
Charlotte, North Carolina

Shoreline Community College
Seattle, Washington

Evergreen Valley College
San Jose, California

Manufacturing

Learn about new manufacturing processes and equipment to help improve production.

Find Your School

Austin Community College
Austin, Texas

Host a Tesla START Program

Apply to host a Tesla START program at your school