Calibration of Front Facing Cameras and Front Radars
VT200E01

Course format: Online training with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 1 hour
Estimated Duration: 1 hour
Pricing
Gold Class: $60.00
Platinum: $60.00
Standard: $72.00

This course meets New Technology training requirements for the following roles:
Estimator
Production Management
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

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

Please note: To complete New Technology requirements, you must register for and complete both this course and one other role-relevant Vehicle & Technology Specific course.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Know how to identify if a vehicle is equipped with a front facing camera or front millimeter wave radar unit
  • Identify what special tools are required for calibration
  • Explain what is involved in the calibration procedures for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Honda/Acura, Toyota/Lexus, Hyundai, Kia, Volvo, and others

Module Content

Module 1
Description and Identification – The course begins by explaining what systems use sensors, why calibration is important, and how to determine if a vehicle has any of these systems.  

Module 2
Front Facing Camera Calibration – Module 2 gets more in depth and focuses specifically on calibration procedures for front facing cameras. Camera calibration procedures for FCA, Ford, General Motors, Honda/Acura, Kia, Toyota/Lexus, Mazda and others are included in this course. For each vehicle manufacturer covered, there are explanations of when calibration is required, the steps involved in calibration, and what special tools are required.

Module 3
Millimeter Wave Radar Calibration – The course concludes by focusing on millimeter wave radars. Radar calibration procedures for FCA, Ford, General Motors, Honda/Acura, Nissan and others are covered. For each vehicle manufacturer covered, there are explanations of when calibration is required, the steps involved in calibration, and what special tools are required.