Inspecting Repairs for Quality Control
QUA01e

Course format: Online training with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 3 hours
Estimated Duration: 3 hours
Pricing
Gold Class: $114.00
Platinum: $114.00
Standard: $138.00

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

This course meets New Technology training requirements for the following roles:
Estimator

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Estimator
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Refinish Technician
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

  • Explain the importance for conducting post-repair inspections
  • Identify repairs that should be inspected before coatings are applied
  • Explain how to use various inspection tools to access hard-to-see repair areas
  • Identify refinish defects and signs of improper masking
  • Explain how to verify corrosion protection has been properly applied
  • Describe considerations for pre-delivery and post-delivery inspections
  • Understand how to effectively communicate information regarding repair to the customer
  • Module 1 – Importance for Quality Control and Inspecting Structural Repairs
    In the first module, the student will review the value of having effective processes for quality control and will be introduced to tools that can assist with the process. This section continues with a look at the considerations around inspecting structural repairs of steel and aluminum.

    Module 2 – Inspecting Exterior Panels and Finish
    In the second module, the student will be introduced to procedures for identifying quality issues related to panel fit, attachment method, refinish defects, and straightening. The student will review the considerations around verifying proper replacements and application procedures as well as considerations around sublet repair inspections.

    Module 3 – Pre-Delivery and Post-Delivery Inspections
    The course concludes by reinforcing the value in conducting pre-delivery and post-delivery inspections. Inspection procedures done before and after a test drive are reviewed as well as considerations around conducting these procedures and communicating the right information to the customer.

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