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The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation

Denton and Pells premiere event

Date: Thursday 19 August 2021

The Future of Automotive Technology and Training, an event brought to you by Denton & Pells, will be premiered for further education organisations and followed with an open day for aftermarket professionals to celebrate the launch of the second edition of Automotive Technician Training, introducing Pells as co-author for Denton's acclaimed series of IMI textbooks.

The event is free to participants, ahead of Tom's return to public speaking following the pandemic and will be strictly limited in number. The event will be marketed through social media channels, you would be most welcome to join us in exploring the future of our industry at this event focused on the future of automotive technology and training.

Passes will be made available to download prior to the event and are subject to government guidance to ensure a covid secure environment. It is planned to make recordings at the event to share with those unable to attend. Passes will be launched through social media, early registered interest by return email to Hayley Pells will receive a personalised email invitation prior to public availability.

Denton & Pells are actively seeking media partners and have sponsorship opportunities, should they be of interest please contact Hayley Pells by return of email. Sponsors are invited to actively contribute to the panel discussion with content agreed before the event.

Further Education
Date: Friday 01/10/2021
Timings: 1200-1600, break 1400-1430
Location: TBN, Bridgend, South Wales

Aftermarket Professionals
Date: Saturday 02/10/2021
Timings: 1000-1400. break 1200-1230
Location: Avia Autos, South Wales, CF31 3TQ

• Opening welcome and networking opportunity with light refreshments.
• Lecture, "The Future of Automotive Technology And Training" by Tom Denton.
• Panel discussion regarding the challenges faced by the sector from leading members of the education, manufacturing and aftermarket community.
• Q&A

Denton & Pells will be available for book signings if required at the end of Q&A, orders can be placed ahead at There will be a limited number of books available to buy at the event.

Denton and Pells very much welcome our friends within the media, please get in touch for a press pass. Interviews prior and post events can be made with both the authors by arrangement.

Health & Safety
Covid security will follow current government directives/guidance.
Location is a live workshop, PPE and sensible clothing is required and not supplied.
Please advise if you require a risk assessment.

Non disclosure agreements
There are often vehicles present with NDAs in place, these will be advised on arrival, their recording is strictly prohibited.

Denton and Pells respectfully ask that the recording of the lecture and panel discussion is restricted to members of the press for the enjoyment of all participants. Both authors are very happy for any photography from any participant providing it does not impact the lecture or cause discomfort for the panelists to take place.

House Keeping
The workshop opens at 0830 and closes at 1730.
There will be no fire drills planned during your visit, if an alarm is raised, the meeting point is at AN Supplies on North Rd (behind the workshop) .
There are two handwashing areas in the workshop. Barrier cream is available.
There are numerous businesses that will deliver food to the workshop, please check delivery apps for the latest provision.
The closest hotel is the Heronston Best Western.