West Coast Customs is continuously evaluating the automotive market, identifying the newest methods, advancements and the popular EV trends that will become even more relevant and sought after in the coming years. We have led the automotive industry and expanded its liabilities delivering dreams to reality for 30 years. The Longevity and success of our business is based, in part, on our experience and ability to anticipate the automotive needs of tomorrow. Our assessment of the current skills of new technicians has identified an immediate need for a new approach to educating automotive technicians. The skills needed in modern day production facilities are simply not offered in today’s educational programs. WCC is prepared to meet and exceed the educational needs of new automotive technicians and ill the void in the educational programs currently offered by the establishment of West Coast Customs Academy.


The goal of WCCA is to motivate train  and prepare students in technical skills relative to the automotive aftermarket trades. Students will enroll in a comprehensive one year program that will provide proficiency in core automotive areas to form a foundation from which students can advance. Course learning objectives will allow students to understand a concept and apply the lessons within a hands on environment with actual vehicles.

They'll Learn from every department.

Students will immerse themselves in upholstery, fabrication, body & paint, woodfab & electronics wheels & tires wrap & tint, acquiring a comprehensive skill set to thrive in their chosen field.

Ready to make your mark at the Academy?

Submit your application and create a one minute video showcasing your passion and why you’re the ideal candidate to join the academy.


After submitting your application, if you are selected by the WCC team, tuition will be free for those chosen for the season. However, please note that there are limited spots available per semester.

Currently, we are specifically seeking students who are residents of Los Angeles and Burbank.

Yes in order to apply there is an age requirement you must be 18-23 years old.

The academy is about 8-10 weeks, can be extended depending on the speed of the project.