This one week course is design for people brand new to the collision industry. Focus of this course is on identifying vehicle components, understanding industry terms, and learning the estimating system. Upon completion participants should be able to write a basic walk in estimate.
This one week course is designed for people who have been working in the collision repair industry in a non-estimating role for less than one year, or for estimators sith less than 6 months experience. Focus of this class is on estimating proficiency, file documentation, and basic
This one week course is designed for people who have been writing estimates for more than 6 months with a focus on advanced file documentation, steering, suspension, advanced construction materials, utilization of OEM repair procedures, and in depth negotiating skills.
This three day class is designed to teach 100% disassembly and blueprinting. Focus of this course is on building a complete repair plan, 100% disassembly and parts identification, writing a complete estimate using OEM repair procedures, and how to build p
This two day training is designed for potential managers, new managers, or managers who need a refresher. Topics include time management, delegation skills, employee development, succession planning, and implementing change. Focus of this class is to better understand advanced manufacturing principles and how they apply to collision repair.
This 2 day course is designed to teach high performing technicians and service writers to become mentors for new people entering the industry. Participants will be trained on generational differences, the importance of mentorship, teaching to the lowest common denominator, communication skills, and development planning.
This two day course is designed to teach technicians the skills to repair plastic components using both adhesives and plastic welding with the goal of increased repair, profitability, and cycle time.
Upon completion of this course participants will be able to complete one sided, two sided, and tab repairs to plastic components using nitrogen welders, and repair adhesives with a clear understanding of proper cleaning and preparation.
This two day course is designed to teach aluminum repair basics to technicians who are unfamiliar with how to work with this increasingly used construction material. Topics include hammer and dolly techniques, thermal expansion, working vs annealing temperatures, use of aluminum dent removal tools, use of glue on dent removal tools, bonding adhesives, and rivet bonding.
PTC will provide a fully certified estimator to fill temporary staffing gaps due to training, illness, FMLA, attrition, or an influx of work. Contact Paul Gage for more details
This process includes a face to face interview with each employee to determine career goals, training needs and goals, level of engagement, and personal motivators. This process is also used to identify areas of innovation for a business owner/manager, what their staffing mix consists of, succession planning, and recruiting needs.
This process takes the information from the staff survey in places it into a visual tool that allows managers and owners to strategically plan staffing moves based on the goals and abilities of their current staff.
We have a selection of brand name and used tires that meet every need. Cost is for service, tire brands per market.
Performance Training Consultants can help you solve your personal technician shortage though local recruiting and training programs. Contact Paul Gage for more details.