Before Arriving For Class
LAPTOP and TABLET
You will need a laptop or tablet for classroom study and access to our files
I.D. & MAJOR CREDIT CARD
Please bring a valid credit card for security purposes and a photo ID to verify your identity.
You must be 18 years of age or older no later than the first day of class.
Please come prepared with an email address that you can access from anywhere. This is required to register for our cloud document service which hosts thousands of service manuals and various other job aides. We recommend Gmail.
PREPARING YOUR TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATIONS
FLYING TO OUR LOCATION
Primary Choice:(CLE) Cleveland Hopkins Airport
55 miles from CLE to Fred’s Flats
Secondary Choice:(CAK) Akron/Canton Airport
84 Miles from CAK to Fred’s Flats
If transportation is needed from the airport to the flats (or from the flats to the airport), it is the responsibility of the student. We recommend contacting one of these services prior to arriving.
Cleveland Limo Taxi
Michael Gallagher 216-272-7831
Grocery stop included
Lake Erie Limo
The flats are within walking distance of the classroom and lab. It is about a 3 minute walk. It is not a necessity to have a vehicle while attending our Academy.
Once you register, please watch for another email that will supply you the code to access your living space at our flats.
You are allowed to check in on the Sunday before class starts and check out on the Saturday after class ends before noon.