Toronto, Ontario — Simplicity Car Care in Scarborough, Ont. recently welcomed 80 Centennial College students to its facility for a day of hands-on learning about the collision repair process and business.
The eager students were given a tour upon arrival, where they were shown around the shop and introduced to its various departments. Students were taught each department’s role in the collision repair process, as well as the overall importance and function of each section in terms of daily operation.
Following the tour, students filed into the Simplicity Car Care training centre, where they underwent a seminar illustrating the importance of pre- and post-scanning, digital frame measurement and utilizing OEM procedures for estimates.
Simplicity Car Care’s network was established in 2017 and the banner currently has more than 30 shops across Canada.
Centennial College offers a variety of auto repair programs through its School of Transportation, including certificates in Autobody Repair; diplomas for Autobody Repair Technician, Automotive Service Technician Co-Op and Automotive Parts and Services Operations; as well as an apprenticeship program for Automotive Service Technician.