Recycled Parts for Collision Repair

Course format: Online training with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 3 hours
Estimated Duration: 3 hours
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:
Non-Structural Technician

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

  • Understand the automotive recycling industry and organizations
  • Describe the considerations for using recycled parts
  • Identify parts that are commonly recycled and those that are not
  • Explain considerations for ordering parts
  • Determine if a part has been previously repaired
  • Understand the steps for preparing and installing recycled parts

Module 1 – The Automotive Recycling Industry
This module provides information about today’s recycled parts industry and the benefits of recycling automotive parts. The student is introduced to several industry organizations and position statements from different collision industry segments. Additional topics include considerations for using recycled parts and effective recycled parts ordering.

Module 2 – Processing Recycled Parts
Students continue with a look into the operation of a recycled parts facility including vehicle acquisition, disassembly, and parts grading. The latest developments in recycling parts are also covered, including Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS), aluminum parts, and other materials.

Module 3 – Recycled Parts and Installation Considerations
The course concludes by examining procedures for inspecting recycled parts at the collision repair facility and preparing them for installation.