Training - THOMPSON

2014 AIA/I-Car Courses


Class Locations

Thompson:
Days Inn - 21 Thompson Drive North
East of Mystery Lake Rd, Thompson 

To Register

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

SPS07 - Steel Unitized Structures Technologies and Repair



Friday, October 24, 2014
6 PM - 10 PM

Marcel Bernier

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

Description:

  • Describe basic metallurgy and its impact on the collision repair industry
  • Explain how the use of new materials used in vehicles relates to collision repair dynamics
  • Understand why vehicle makers are moving toward advanced high-strength steels
  • Identify the repair considerations for advanced high-strength steels and new vehicle construction processes

This course meets the training requirements for the following roles:

  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Non-Structural Technician

FOR06 - 2015 Ford F-150 Structural Repair Training Course (30G24T0)

Saturday, October 25, 2014
8 AM - 5 PM

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 roles:

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

FFR01 - Full-Frame Partial Replacement

Sunday, October 26, 2014
8 AM - 12 PM

Marcel Bernier

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

Description:

  • Understand OEM repair procedures for many current full-frame vehicles
  • Identify various full-frame designs, construction methods and repair considerations
  • Understand partial replacement at factory seams and sectioning options for full-frame vehicles
  • Differentiate welding requirements for full-frames vs. unibody parts
  • Describe repair and replacement considerations for full-frame attachments

This course meets the training requirements for the following roles:

  • Estimator
  • Steel Structural Technician
  • Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

REF09 - Color Theory, Mixing Toners, and Tinting




Sunday, October 26, 2014
1 PM - 5 PM

Marcel Bernier

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

Description:

  • Identify how tri-coat finish affects color
  • Understand how metallics and pearls affect colors
  • Recognize how a refinish color formula is chosen
  • Explain how to mix toners to make the basecoat
  • Describe how to evaluate a sprayout panel to the vehicle
  • Distinguish items and practices used for tinting
  • Describe how to tint using color plotting

This course meets the training requirements for the following roles:

  • Estimator
  • Refinish Technician
  • Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

 

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.