MVP Refinish Area Optimization

12/13/2018   (Chicago BDC - Naperville, IL)

-key performance indicators of the paint shop -common problems that affect production and how to solve them -how the quick changeover approach can increase production -proven strategies to drive improvement


MVP Advanced Estimating

12/18/2018 - 12/19/2018   (Holiday Inn Jordan Creek - West Des Moines, IA)

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

12/18/2018 - 12/19/2018   (Holiday Inn Jordan Creek - West Des Moines, IA)

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

12/18/2018 - 12/19/2018   (Minneapolis BDC - Edina, MN)

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

12/18/2018 - 12/19/2018   (Minneapolis BDC - Edina, MN)

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

01/09/2019 - 01/10/2019   (Holiday Inn Philadelphia South - Swedesboro, NJ)

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

01/09/2019 - 01/10/2019   (Holiday Inn Philadelphia South - Swedesboro, NJ)

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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CE Instructor Development Training (IDT)

01/15/2019 - 01/16/2019   (San Francisco BDC - Concord, CA)

Learn how to effectively deliver dynamic and motivational presentations to insurance agents in a interactive and informal atmosphere. Approved instructors are provided with several industry specific courses that are easy to teach and engaging for agents to experience. For more information on the PPG Continuing Education for Insurers program, visit ppgmvp.com


MVP Advanced Estimating

01/15/2019 - 01/16/2019   (Hilton Hotel & Suites - Akron, 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

01/15/2019 - 01/16/2019   (Hilton Hotel & Suites - Akron, 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

01/23/2019 - 01/24/2019   (Hilton Garden Inn - Oklahoma City, OK)

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

01/23/2019 - 01/24/2019   (Hilton Garden Inn - Oklahoma City, OK)

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

01/23/2019   (Courtyard by Marriott - San Angelo, TX)

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 Elevating the Customer Experience

01/29/2019 - 01/30/2019   (DoubleTree by Hilton Albuquerque - Albuquerque, NM)

Elevating the Customer Experience provides a practical approach to customer satisfaction that will knock the socks off your customers, as well as your competition. Discover how creating “Memorable Experiences” can provide a true competitive advantage by making extraordinary customer service the centerpiece of your marketing strategy.

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MVP Elevating the Customer Experience

01/31/2019 - 02/01/2019   (DoubleTree by Hilton Albuquerque - Albuquerque, NM)

Elevating the Customer Experience provides a practical approach to customer satisfaction that will knock the socks off your customers, as well as your competition. Discover how creating “Memorable Experiences” can provide a true competitive advantage by making extraordinary customer service the centerpiece of your marketing strategy.

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MVP Advanced Estimating

02/06/2019 - 02/07/2019   (Minneapolis BDC - Edina, MN)

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

02/06/2019 - 02/07/2019   (Minneapolis BDC - Edina, MN)

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

03/05/2019   (Hilton Garden Inn - Oklahoma City, OK)

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 Fundamentals of Estimating

03/26/2019   (Colors Edge - Winston Salem, NC)

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 Advanced Estimating

03/27/2019 - 03/28/2019   (Colors Edge - Winston Salem, NC)

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

03/27/2019 - 03/28/2019   (Colors Edge - Winston Salem, NC)

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 Refinish Area Optimization

04/02/2019   (Check Collision Center - Mattapoisett, MA)

-key performance indicators of the paint shop -common problems that affect production and how to solve them -how the quick changeover approach can increase production -proven strategies to drive improvement


MVP Business of Parts Management

04/23/2019   (Colors Edge - Winston Salem, NC)

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

05/21/2019 - 05/23/2019   (Pittsburgh BDC - Allison Park, PA)

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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