ESTIMATING

  • Program: Auto Body Collision Technology
  • Course: Estimating
  • Course #: ABCT1405
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

The student will be introduced to estimating procedures which include identifying vehicle components, selecting appropriate replacement parts, labor costs, utilizing manual estimating systems and computerized estimating systems. The students will create damage reports from this information including calculating parts, labor, supplies and materials for accurate repair costs.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify the collision repair estimate.
Identify a damage report.
Select a damage report.
Identify vehicle data.
Identify vehicle components.
Identify damage types.
Determine repair strategy.
Identify mechanical damage.
Identify a computer form system.
Identify a database information system.
Describe a digital imaging system.
Demonstrate system use.
Maintain work stations.

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 0
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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