Hamilton, Ontario -- October 29, 2013 -- CIIA has announced that there are still some seats available for the last basic estimating course of the fall season. The basic estimating collision repair training course is for shop or office employees, new estimators and insurance company staff who may need assistance in estimating collision damage on cars and light trucks in Ontario. The training is eligible for four I-CAR points.
This six-night course includes, introduction to estimating, understanding vehicle construction, fundamentals of estimate writing, understanding collision manuals, additional charges and collision damage analysis.
The course is comprised of two classes per week over a three-week period. Total instruction time is 18 hours. It takes place in Toronto at Centennial College, located at 75 Ashtonbee Rd. Class runs 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Monday & Wednesday evenings, starting Monday November 4, 2013.
The cost for association members is $450.00 plus HST, per person and $550.00 plus HST, per person for non-members. Students can register by contacting the association office at 1-866-309-4272 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Prepayment is mandatory.