Removing and Installing Exterior Trim, Pinstripes, and Decals
TRM03e

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:
Non-Structural Technician
Refinish Technician
Educator

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

If you are a Refinish Technician Role Rep looking to meet your ProLevel 1 requirements, you may take the Live course TRM01 or the Online course TRM03e instead – a savings of 3 credit hours over the Live course TRM01.

If you are a Non-Structural Technician Role Rep looking to meet your ProLevel 1 requirements, you may take the Live course TRM01 or the Online courses TRM02e and TRM03e instead– a combined 6 credit hours (equal to the Live course TRM01).

  • Describe methods for application and removal of pinstripes and decals
  • Explain processes for installing door trim panels, handles, and lock cylinders
  • Identify interior and exterior parts and understand how to remove and replace them

Module 1 – Trim and Moldings
The course begins with an explanation of exterior trim and considerations around application. Emblem and emblem adhesive removal as well as replacement methods are explained in this module. Additionally, attachment and removal methods for weatherstripping are discussed.

Module 2 – Front and Rear Trim
The second module of the course includes information on underhood, grille, trunk, and liftgate trim. Attachment methods are also explained in this module.

Module 3 – Exterior/Accessories
As the student continues through the course, he or she will be introduced to various interior and exterior accessories. The student will learn to identify OEM versus aftermarket parts and how to remove and replace interior and exterior parts.

Module 4 – Pinstripes and Decals
Learning objectives for this module include tools for applying painted pinstripes, as well as application and removal techniques for decals.