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ABOD 0102 - Automotive Collision Estimator 2

Automotive Collision Repair/Refinish Technician Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

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Course Details

This course will continue from ABOD 0101 as the second course of a two-part program leading to a BCIT Statement of Completion in Automotive Collision Estimating. Content will include: advanced vehicle systems, insurance regulations, collision damage diagnosis and customer service. An emphasis will be placed on creating estimates using collision estimating software platforms such as Mitchell and Audatex.


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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Proficiently research and implement the use of recycled & aftermarket parts;
  • Understand vehicle crash management systems;
  • Understand direct & indirect collision damages;
  • Use customer service skills for handling claims and negotiations;
  • Understand flat rate times and sequence;
  • Identify different components; and,
  • Determine actual cash value of a given vehicle.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2005


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