Hoffman Estates, Illinois -- June 30, 2014 -- I-CAR will offer multiple Professional Development Program (PDP) training courses during Industry Week in Detroit July 31 through August 2. PDP training opportunities at NACE will provide some of I-CARâ€™s newest courses, including the 2015 Ford F-150 Structural Repair Training Course (FOR06).
FOR06 opened to the entire industry on June 1. Collision repair training experts at I-CAR worked alongside Ford Motor Company engineers during the 2015 Ford F-150 design and development process, leveraging I-CARâ€™s expertise to create a training solution, FOR06, for collision repair professionals who will work on the next generation of Fordâ€™s extremely popular truck. The FOR06 course, in conjunction with I-CARâ€™s Welding Training & Certifcation: Aluminum GMA (MIG) Welding course also meets the 2015 F150 training requirements for the Ford National Body Shop Program.
â€œI-CAR is thrilled to bring this lineup of training to NACE during Industry Week. This is an excellent opportunity for I-CAR to reach industry professionals with some of I-CARâ€™s newest and most exciting courses available,â€ explained Josh McFarlin, I-CAR Director of Curriculum & Product Development.
I-CAR TRAINING SCHEDULE
Thursday, July 31
8 a.m. â€“ 12 p.m. | Full-Frame Partial Replacement (FFR01) â€“ Recently Launched
8 a.m. â€“ 12 p.m. | Steering and Suspension Damage Analysis (DAM06) â€“ Recently Updated
1Â p.m.Â â€“ 5Â p.m.Â | Advanced Steering and Suspension Systems Damage Analysis (DAM15) â€“ New Course
1Â p.m.Â â€“ 5Â p.m.Â | Sectioning of Steel Unitized Structures (SPS11)
Friday, August 1 8Â a.m.Â â€“ 12Â p.m.Â | New Vehicle Technology and Trends 2014 (NEW14)
8Â a.m.Â â€“ 12Â p.m.Â | Aluminum Exterior Panel Repair and Replacement (APR01) â€“ Premiering during Industry Week!
1Â p.m.Â â€“ 5 p.m.Â | Hazardous Materials, Personal Safety, and Refinish Safety (WKR01)
Saturday, August 2 8Â a.m.Â â€“ 5Â p.m.Â | 2015 Ford F-150 Structural Repair Training Course (FOR06) â€“ Recently Open to Entire Industry
â€œCollision Repair Technicians and Insurance professionals will benefit from the course materials being presented at NACE. This yearâ€™s line-up of training includes information on some of the latest repair information and advancements that our industry needs to prepare for as the â€˜technical tsunamiâ€™ approaches,â€ said McFarlin.
To register for I-CAR training at NACE, visit NACEexpo.com.Â Before you can register for training you must first register for NACE/CARS. You will be able to register for I-CAR training during registration for NACE/CARS by choosing I-CAR Educational Offerings.
For more information on I-CAR training at NACE can be found at I-CAR.ca.