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Structural Diagnostics ABOD 0103

Automotive Collision Repair/Refinish Technician Course

Course details

This course upgrades collision repair technicians in structural diagnostics and three-dimensional measurements. The student will learn how to make structural measurements, use a frame specification manual, set up and read various electronic measuring devices, and diagnose structural damages by using measuring devices. Both theory and hands-on training will be applied. Training is recognized as an ICBC c.a.r. shop technician upgrade course and counts as eight hours towards your accreditation status.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Describe three-dimensional measuring.
  • Describe the various frame misalignments.
  • Identify structural misalignments from electronic measuring worksheets.
  • Perform measurements using a variety of manual / electronic measuring devices.
  • Access and use a frame specification manual.

Effective as of Winter 2012


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