Training - THE PAS

2015 AIA/I-Car Courses


Class Locations

The Pas:
Super 8
1717 Gordon Avenue

Class Hours

To Register

Week night classes start 6:00 p.m. SHARP
Saturday classes start 8:00 a.m. SHARP

Log onto the AIA Website at: www.i-car.ca
Or call 1-800-808-2920

Class Schedule

No courses at this time
Course Title
Class Date
Instructor

NEW15 - Vehicle Technology and Trends 2015

April 17, 2015
6:00 PM
Super 8
1717 Gordon Avenue
The Pas MB

Marcel Bernier

Course format: Classroom instruction with written test |
I-CAR Credit Hours:
3  Estimated Duration: 4 hours

Description:

  • Describe features and technologies that distinguish newer model vehicles from their predecessors
  • Recognize new vehicle materials and designs, safety features, collision-warning systems, and alternative fuel systems
  • Gain insights into repair procedures for technology trends such as aluminum structures, ultra-high-strength steel, and carbon fiber
  • Understand how the economic climate, new efficiency practices, and government mandates are contributing to rapid changes in vehicle technology
  • Identify the newest technologies found on North American, Asian, and European vehicles

This course meets the training requirements for the following role:

  • Estimator
  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Aluminum Structural Technician
  • Non-Structural Technician
  • Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
  • Refinish Technician
  • Auto Physical Damage Appraiser
 

FOR06 - Ford F-150 Structural Repair Training Course

April 18, 2015
8:00 AM
Super 8
115 Kelsey Trail
The Pas MB

Marcel Bernier

Course format: Classroom instruction with written test |
I-CAR Credit Hours:
6 |  Estimated Duration: 8 hours

Description:

  • Understand what Ford is doing to meet CAFE standards
  • Understand safe practices when working with aluminum
  • Identify the Ford heating limits for straightening
  • Understand Ford’s position on repairing cracks in aluminum parts and in the frame assembly
  • Determine the approved adhesive Ford requires on the 2015 F-150
  • Describe what types of rivets are approved for use on Ford vehicles
  • Describe why aluminum flanges may be different than what is used on steel
  • Understand what is different about welding on aluminum than steel
  • Understand what steel strengths are used in the F-150 frame and what frame repairs are supported by Ford
  • Explain vehicle-specific repairs, such as: what can be done to the magnesium radiator core support; how close to a hinge or striker a cut line can be for repairs; and repairing the extruded rocker panel

This course meets the training requirements for the following role:

  • Estimator
  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Aluminum Structural Technician
  • Auto Physical Damage Appraiser
 

WCS04 - Squeeze-Type Resistance Spot Welding

Date: April 19, 2015
8:00 AM
Super 8
1717 Gordon Avenue
The Pas MB

Marcel Bernier

Course format: Classroom instruction with written test |
I-CAR Credit Hours:
3 |  Estimated Duration: 4 hours

Description:

  • Understand the squeeze-type resistance spot welding process
  • Describe STRSW power sources
  • Identify the types of arm sets and electrode tips and understand the importance of dressing electrode tips
  • Identify the machine settings for resistance spot welding
  • Understand flange preparation and fit-up
  • Visually inspect and destructively test spot welds
  • Describe the weld bonding process

This course meets the training requirements for the following role:

  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Non-Structural Technician
 

REF10 - Understanding and Preventing Refinish Defects

April 19, 2015
1:00 PM
Super 8
1717 Gordon Avenue
The Pas MB

Instructor: Marcel Bernier

Course format: Classroom instruction with written test |
I-CAR Credit Hours:
3 |  Estimated Duration: 4 hours

Description:

  • Understand the similarities and differences regarding how solvent and waterborne coatings react in a shop environment
  • Understand how a technician’s knowledge of refinish coating chemistry can affect the quality of refinish work
  • Understand how to make adjustments to the refinish process according to environmental conditions.
  • Apply critical thinking on the job to improve work quality
 


For class and program information contact AIA Canada 1 800 808 2920.

This schedule does not list the Welding Qualification Test dates. To inquire about the Welding Qualification Tests, call Susan Ellis @ 204-985-8770 ext 7250.

Pricing Training Programs (Canada)

Gold Class Professionals® & Platinum Individual™ Discount

Non-Gold Class Discount

$100 + Tax

$135 + Tax

 

 

To request training or a specific I-CAR Program in your area call Susan Ellis @ 204-985-8770 ext 7250 for further information.