MVP Fundamentals of Estimating

06/20/2018   (Sheraton DFW Airport - Irving, TX)

This class focuses on the basic estimating practices required for entry level estimators. Participants, seeking to improve understanding and skills related to damage analysis, will actively engage in applying the principles taught in the class through writing actual damage reports

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MVP Fundamentals of Estimating

06/20/2018   (Courtyard Union Centre - West Chester, OH)

This class focuses on the basic estimating practices required for entry level estimators. Participants, seeking to improve understanding and skills related to damage analysis, will actively engage in applying the principles taught in the class through writing actual damage reports

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MVP Fundamentals of Estimating

06/26/2018   (Baltimore BDC - Glen Burnie, MD)

This class focuses on the basic estimating practices required for entry level estimators. Participants, seeking to improve understanding and skills related to damage analysis, will actively engage in applying the principles taught in the class through writing actual damage reports

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MVP Paint Shop Throughput

07/10/2018   (Hilton Carlsbad Beach - Carlsbad, CA)

Quick Changeover is a critical component of Lean Manufacturing and is a foundation for gaining critical capacity to meet customer demand and grow operations. This seminar will focus on applying quick changeover techniques and principles to the refinish area within collision repair, more specifically, to optimize booth cycles for any shop faced with the need to gain capacity and throughput when being held back by the current cycle time of their booths.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

07/11/2018 - 07/12/2018   (Courtyard Sandy - Sandy, UT)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

07/11/2018 - 07/12/2018   (Courtyard Sandy - Sandy, UT)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Business of Parts Management

07/11/2018   (Hilton Carlsbad Beach - Carlsbad, CA)

Collision parts sales represent 40% or more of a typical collision center’s sales volume and are critical to achieving delivery and cycle time goals. Given this contribution to the repair process and profitability, parts must be managed with structure, organization, and critical timing included in solid business processes. This seminar will focus on the key processes of ordering, receiving, storage, delivery, and returns for collision center parts. Additionally, this course identifies the key business management practices as well as lean principles for value stream management, work standardization, and ongoing improvement. 5S Workplace Organization for collision parts will be covered to introduce best practices and improvement techniques to ensure good handling of parts inventory.


MVP Advanced Estimating

07/17/2018 - 07/18/2018   (Piccadilly Inn Airport - Fresno, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

07/17/2018 - 07/18/2018   (Piccadilly Inn Airport - Fresno, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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Ceinture Verte (MVP Green Belt - French)

07/17/2018 - 07/19/2018   (Grand Times Hotel - Drummondville - Drummondville, QC)


MVP Business in the 21st Century

07/18/2018 - 07/19/2018   (Holiday Inn New Orleans Airport - Metairie, LA)

This course takes a hard look at the state of the industry and provides owners/managers with full array of proven tools, information and advice on how to position their collision repair business for success. Get the tools and training needed to maintain a competitive advantage in the 21st century.

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MVP Business in the 21st Century

07/18/2018 - 07/19/2018   (Holiday Inn New Orleans Airport - Metairie, LA)

This course takes a hard look at the state of the industry and provides owners/managers with full array of proven tools, information and advice on how to position their collision repair business for success. Get the tools and training needed to maintain a competitive advantage in the 21st century.

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MVP Business in the 21st Century

07/23/2018 - 07/24/2018   (San Francisco BDC - Concord, CA)

This course takes a hard look at the state of the industry and provides owners/managers with full array of proven tools, information and advice on how to position their collision repair business for success. Get the tools and training needed to maintain a competitive advantage in the 21st century.

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MVP Business in the 21st Century

07/23/2018 - 07/24/2018   (San Francisco BDC - Concord, CA)

This course takes a hard look at the state of the industry and provides owners/managers with full array of proven tools, information and advice on how to position their collision repair business for success. Get the tools and training needed to maintain a competitive advantage in the 21st century.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

07/25/2018 - 07/26/2018   (Larkspur Landing - Roseville, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

07/25/2018 - 07/26/2018   (Larkspur Landing - Roseville, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/07/2018 - 08/08/2018   (Baton Rouge Community College - Baton Rouge, LA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/07/2018 - 08/08/2018   (Baton Rouge Community College - Baton Rouge, LA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/14/2018 - 08/15/2018   (Atlanta BDC - Smyrna, GA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/14/2018 - 08/15/2018   (Atlanta BDC - Smyrna, GA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Paint Shop Throughput

08/16/2018   (Houston BDC - Houston, TX)

Quick Changeover is a critical component of Lean Manufacturing and is a foundation for gaining critical capacity to meet customer demand and grow operations. This seminar will focus on applying quick changeover techniques and principles to the refinish area within collision repair, more specifically, to optimize booth cycles for any shop faced with the need to gain capacity and throughput when being held back by the current cycle time of their booths.

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MVP Green Belt

08/21/2018 - 08/23/2018   (TBD Newark - Newark, NJ)

Green Belt Training is an innovative four-day training program directed at process improvement based upon the practical application of Lean Six Sigma tailored for collision repair.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/28/2018 - 08/29/2018   (Courtyard Union Centre - West Chester, OH)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

08/28/2018 - 08/29/2018   (Courtyard Union Centre - West Chester, OH)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Production and Cycle Time Management

08/28/2018 - 08/29/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)

This course teaches the systems used by cutting-edge collision centers to allow the vehicle to flow through production to maximum efficiencies. Learn the insight to successfully manage the most important asset in a collision center—the production staff! AMI and I-CAR approved.

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MVP Production and Cycle Time Management

08/28/2018 - 08/29/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)

This course teaches the systems used by cutting-edge collision centers to allow the vehicle to flow through production to maximum efficiencies. Learn the insight to successfully manage the most important asset in a collision center—the production staff! AMI and I-CAR approved.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

09/04/2018 - 09/05/2018   (Los Angeles BDC - Ontario, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

09/04/2018 - 09/05/2018   (Los Angeles BDC - Ontario, CA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Production and Cycle Time Management

09/11/2018 - 09/12/2018   (Houston BDC - Houston, TX)

This course teaches the systems used by cutting-edge collision centers to allow the vehicle to flow through production to maximum efficiencies. Learn the insight to successfully manage the most important asset in a collision center—the production staff! AMI and I-CAR approved.

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MVP Production and Cycle Time Management

09/11/2018 - 09/12/2018   (Houston BDC - Houston, TX)

This course teaches the systems used by cutting-edge collision centers to allow the vehicle to flow through production to maximum efficiencies. Learn the insight to successfully manage the most important asset in a collision center—the production staff! AMI and I-CAR approved.

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MVP Business of Parts Management

09/18/2018   (Hampton Inn - Scottsbluff, NE)

Collision parts sales represent 40% or more of a typical collision center’s sales volume and are critical to achieving delivery and cycle time goals. Given this contribution to the repair process and profitability, parts must be managed with structure, organization, and critical timing included in solid business processes. This seminar will focus on the key processes of ordering, receiving, storage, delivery, and returns for collision center parts. Additionally, this course identifies the key business management practices as well as lean principles for value stream management, work standardization, and ongoing improvement. 5S Workplace Organization for collision parts will be covered to introduce best practices and improvement techniques to ensure good handling of parts inventory.


MVP Advanced Estimating

09/18/2018 - 09/19/2018   (Sheraton DFW Airport - Irving, TX)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

09/18/2018 - 09/19/2018   (Sheraton DFW Airport - Irving, TX)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Business of Parts Management

09/20/2018   (Hilton Garden Inn - Rapid City, SD)

Collision parts sales represent 40% or more of a typical collision center’s sales volume and are critical to achieving delivery and cycle time goals. Given this contribution to the repair process and profitability, parts must be managed with structure, organization, and critical timing included in solid business processes. This seminar will focus on the key processes of ordering, receiving, storage, delivery, and returns for collision center parts. Additionally, this course identifies the key business management practices as well as lean principles for value stream management, work standardization, and ongoing improvement. 5S Workplace Organization for collision parts will be covered to introduce best practices and improvement techniques to ensure good handling of parts inventory.


MVP Green Belt

10/08/2018 - 10/11/2018   (TBD Anaheim - Anaheim, CA)

Green Belt Training is an innovative four-day training program directed at process improvement based upon the practical application of Lean Six Sigma tailored for collision repair.

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MVP Paint Shop Performance

10/09/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)


MVP Business of Parts Management

10/10/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)

Collision parts sales represent 40% or more of a typical collision center’s sales volume and are critical to achieving delivery and cycle time goals. Given this contribution to the repair process and profitability, parts must be managed with structure, organization, and critical timing included in solid business processes. This seminar will focus on the key processes of ordering, receiving, storage, delivery, and returns for collision center parts. Additionally, this course identifies the key business management practices as well as lean principles for value stream management, work standardization, and ongoing improvement. 5S Workplace Organization for collision parts will be covered to introduce best practices and improvement techniques to ensure good handling of parts inventory.


MVP Green Belt

10/22/2018 - 10/25/2018   (DoubleTree Regina - Regina, SK)

Green Belt Training is an innovative four-day training program directed at process improvement based upon the practical application of Lean Six Sigma tailored for collision repair.

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MVP Paint Shop Performance

10/23/2018   (Sheraton DFW Airport - Irving, TX)


MVP Paint Shop Throughput

10/24/2018   (Sheraton DFW Airport - Irving, TX)

Quick Changeover is a critical component of Lean Manufacturing and is a foundation for gaining critical capacity to meet customer demand and grow operations. This seminar will focus on applying quick changeover techniques and principles to the refinish area within collision repair, more specifically, to optimize booth cycles for any shop faced with the need to gain capacity and throughput when being held back by the current cycle time of their booths.

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MVP Green Belt

11/05/2018 - 11/08/2018   (Hilton Garden Inn Columbia/Harbison - Columbia, SC)

Green Belt Training is an innovative four-day training program directed at process improvement based upon the practical application of Lean Six Sigma tailored for collision repair.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

11/06/2018 - 11/07/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

11/06/2018 - 11/07/2018   (Orlando BDC - Kissimmee, FL)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

11/13/2018 - 11/14/2018   (Atlanta BDC - Smyrna, GA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

11/13/2018 - 11/14/2018   (Atlanta BDC - Smyrna, GA)

As a first critical step in the repair process, estimating is a key area of focus when looking for process improvement. This course focuses on how the estimating process impacts cycle time, customer satisfaction and shop profitability.

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MVP Green Belt

12/03/2018 - 12/06/2018   (TownPlace Suites - Wareham - Wareham, MA)

Green Belt Training is an innovative four-day training program directed at process improvement based upon the practical application of Lean Six Sigma tailored for collision repair.

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