Hamilton, Ontario — April 1, 2015
Collision Industry Information Assistance (CIIA) has announced it will be leading two full multi-day Basic Estimating courses in Ottawa and London this May.
The organization’s basic estimating collision repair training course is intended to help shop or office employees, new estimators and insurance company staff become more proficient in assessing and estimating damage to cars and light trucks.
The two-day course provides an introduction to estimating, understanding vehicle construction, fundamentals of estimate writing, understanding collision manuals, additional charges and collision damage analysis.
The Ottawa training is scheduled for May 6 and 7. The London course will be held the following week from May 15 to 16. The total in-class instruction time is 18 hours in length.
Admittance to the training course costs $550 for members, and $650 for non-members. Prepayment is mandatory, and HST taxes are applied for each person attending.
Partaking in the course activates eligibility for four I-CAR points, while employers may be additionally eligible for a two-thirds course cost rebate.
Students can register by calling CIIA at 1-866-309-4272, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.