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ABOD 0101 - Automotive Collision Estimator 1

Automotive Collision Repair/Refinish Technician Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

This course will prepare you to enter the field of collision estimating and focus on customer service and communication skills. Auto body methodology, insurance regulations, and estimating techniques will be covered as well as an introduction to Mitchell and Audatex collision estimating software. This is the first of a two-part program leading to a BCIT Statement of Completion in Automotive Collision Estimating.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$783.00 - $799.00 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 59231

Mon Apr 09 - Mon Jun 18 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 18 Mon/Wed 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE10 Rm. 107

Instructor

Randy Sandhu

Course Outline

Cost

$783.00

Notes

  1. CSA approved safety glasses and footwear required. Footwear must be steel-toed, leather, ankle covering boots. No class held Monday, May 21. Textbook "Auto Body Repair Technology" is required (available for purchase at BCIT Burnaby Campus Bookstore).

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

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Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 34462

Tue Sep 18 - Thu Nov 22 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 18 - Nov 22 Tue/Thu 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE10 Rm. 107

Instructor

Randy Sandhu

Course Outline

Cost

$799.00

Notes

  1. CSA approved safety glasses and footwear required. Footwear must be steel-toed, leather, ankle covering boots. Textbook "Auto Body Repair Technology" is required (available for purchase at BCIT Burnaby Campus Bookstore).

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Identify different vehicle designs.
  • Identify vehicle sheet metal components.
  • Make basic auto body repairs to understand the repair process.
  • Identify collision related damages.
  • Diagnose collision damages using measuring equipment.
  • Diagnose collision damage using Mitchell and Audatex software.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Auto Body Repair Technology
Author James Duffy
Publisher Delmar Publishers Inc
Copyright 2016
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-13370-285-6
Price $219.95
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Ebook Auto Body Repair Technology Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Duffy
Copyright 2016
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-30517-644-7
Price $57.95
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Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

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