The Chosen Ones: Hyundai and Genesis Canada Select Certified Collision Care As Partner

Hamilton Ontario — Hyundai and Genesis Canada have selected Certified Collision Care as its exclusive strategic partner to administer and manage the new Hyundai and Genesis Certified Collision Repair Center Program.  This new program will certify and promote certain dealerships and independent facilities as the chosen collision repair providers of Hyundai and Genesis drivers.  All […]

MPI’s new research centre earns Certified Collision Care certification

MPI training centre

BY CRM Staff Winnipeg, Manitoba — October 26, 2017 — Manitoba Public Insurance’s (MPI) new centre for automotive research and training has been officially certified by Certified Collision Care. The certification means the new facility meets the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) certification criteria for Fiat Chrysler Canada, Ford Motor Company of Canada and Nissan Canada. “This […]

Survey: CCIAP most widely known accreditation program

According to the results of our latest survey, more repairers are familiar with CCIAP than another accreditation program.

By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — May 16, 2017 — Accreditation systems have been discussed in the collision repair industry for decades, but the last few years have actually seen some of these programs come into existence. Our latest survey asked our readers to let us know how familiar they are with these programs and […]

Certified Collision Care to manage Nissan Canada’s collision program

Nissan Canada and Certified Collision Care have entered into a strategic partnership under which Certified Collision Care will administer the company’s Nissan Certified Collision Repair Network program.

Hamilton, Ontario — April 3, 2017 — Nissan Canada has selected Certified Collision Care as the company’s exclusive strategic partner to administer and manage its new collision repair certification program and national network.   The Nissan Certified Collision Repair Network program will identify, certify and promote dealership and independent collision repair providers across all of […]

Ford Canada launches National Body Shop Network certification program

Ford’s National Body Shop Network program is officially launching in Canada. The program will be administered by Certified Collision Care.

Hamilton, Ontario — December 6, 2016 — Ford Motor Company of Canada has launched the Ford National Body Shop Network. Ford has selected Certified Collision Care as its strategic partner to administer and manage its body shop certification program and national network.   According to a prepared statement, Ford Motor Company of Canada will be […]

Certified Collision Care introduces 5-Star Business Performance Program

Certified Collision Care logo.

Hamilton, Ontario — November 28, 2016 — Certified Collision Care has launched its 5-Star Business Performance Program to the collision repair industry. A statement from Certified Collision Care says the new program is a bridge to OEM certification. Leanne Jefferies is the VP of Canadian Operations for Certified Collision Care. Jefferies says Certified Collision Care […]

Color Compass hosts information session

Leanne Jefferies addresses the audience during the breakfast networking session.

Edmonton, Alberta — May 19, 2016 — Color Compass recently held an informal breakfast networking session at its Carlson Body Shop Supply training centre in Edmonton, Alberta. The main topic of discussion was OEM certifications. Dave Swenson is the General Manager of Carlson Body Shop Supply. He noted that there was a lot of interest […]

Speedy Collision partners with Certified Collision Care

Wally and Gary Betcher, co-owners of Speedy Collision Midland. Speedy Collision has recently made participation in the Certified Collision Care program mandatory for all facilities.

Hamilton, Ontario — May 17, 2016 — Speedy Collision has partnered with Certified Collision Care. Certified Collision Care works with repair facilities that have met or exceeded the technical requirements to become officially certified under the company’s program. According to a statement from Certified Collision Care, repairers must have the proper tools, equipment, training and […]