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Advanced Restraint Systems

Course format: Live instruction with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 3 hours
Estimated Duration: 4 hours
Platinum: $114.00
Gold Class: $114.00
Standard: $138.00

Prior Recommended Programs

  • Electrical Circuits and DVOM Usage (ELE01)
  • Diagnosis, Testing, and Repair of Common Electrical Loads (ELE02)
  • Fault Code Retrieval, Diagnosis, and Testing Electronic Systems (ELE03)
  • Restraints (RES01)
  • Trim and Hardware (TRM01)

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

  • Understand Occupant Classification Systems (OCS) and be able to describe replacement and calibration procedures
  • Describe functions of inflatable restraints and replacement considerations
  • Identify restraint and safety devices, including design and location
  • Explain repair considerations for roll-over protection systems

Module 1 – Front of Vehicle Passive Restraints
This module highlights front airbags, dual stage airbags, and Occupant Classification Systems (OCS). The student will be introduced to information paths related to vehicle passive restraints.

Module 2 – Door and Seatback Inflatable Restraints
As the student moves through the course, he or she will explore the functions and considerations for seatback airbag replacements and locations. Electrical inspection and design considerations for seatback and door-mounted airbags are introduced as well.

Module 3 – Roll-over Protection
As the course continues, the student is introduced to side curtain airbags and different types of roll bars. Students will examine repair considerations for different forms of roll-over protection.

Module 4 – Other Restraint Systems
The course concludes with information on head restraints and energy absorbing seats. Additionally, considerations for pre-accident collision preparation are introduced.

Course outline containing topics and subtopics.