• Vehicle Tech. Collision Repair Training

    ADA Course (Aluminum Damage Analysis and Repair Technology) -- 1 Day
     

    This 1-day (8 hour) interactive class is designed for entry level or experienced appraisers and structural repair technicians. In this course, students will learn the principles of Aluminum forming methods, alloys, temper designations, damage analysis, repair processes, welding basics, and OEM recommendations.

    To review and print copies of the documentation forms needed to secure I-CAR credit, please click on the following link: http://www.vsgdover.com/training/student_app_Chief.pdf
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    Computerized Measuring Training -- 2 Days
    Training Computerized Measuring
    This 16 hour interactive class trains technicians on the most efficient use of computerized measuring. Technicians learn to operate Chief's Computerized Measuring Systems to identify structural misalignment and maximize both repair quality and profitability.
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    Full Frame Analysis & Repair Planning -- 2 Days
    Training Full Frame Analysis
    This 2-Day (16 hours) interactive class is designed for entry level and experienced structural repair technicians who require training in full frame vehicle analysis and repair. In this course, technicians will learn the fundamental principles of Collision Theory, measuring, analyzing, repair planning, and setup for full frame vehicles to maximize both repair quality and profitability.
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    Advanced Steering And Suspension Analysis -- 2 Days
    Training Advanced Steering and Suspension Analysis
    Requirement: All participants MUST complete the Computerized Measuring Training Course before enrolling in this course. This advanced course features 16 hours of instruction on the analysis of vehicles with steering and suspension problems either before, during, or (most often) after collision repair is complete. The information in this course includes troubleshooting techniques for quickly determining the source of steering and suspension related symptoms.
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    Unitized Body Analysis & Repair Planning -- 2 Days
    Training Unitized Body Analysis & Repair Planning
    This 16 hour interactive class is designed to entry level and experienced structural repair technicians who will require training in unibody vehicle analysis and repair planning. In this course, technicians will learn the fundamental principles of Collision Theory, measuring, analyzing, repair planning, and setup for unibody vehicles to maximize both repair quality andprofitability.
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    Designed Based Repair -- 2 Days
    Training Designed Based Repair
    This advanced course features 16 hours of instruction on the advanced materials that are being utilized by manufacturers in new vehicle design. See the other side of this literature of a fuller description of this new course that is loaded with essential information for both new and experienced technicians, estimators, and appraisers.
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