Course #PPG4302

Fleet – Advanced Skills in Commercial Truck Estimating

Designed for experienced estimators, PPG Commercial Coatings is offering an advanced estimating training class specific to the commercial truck market. The course is directed at improving critical estimating skills that are needed in today’s competitive commercial fleet environment.

This interactive two-day class will be taught by an industry professional with extensive knowledge in heavy equipment estimating. The class is geared toward experienced estimators and managers looking for in-depth estimate training. Course content will help estimators and managers write a more accurate repair estimate on complex losses using computerized systems. The ADJUSTRITE® Commercial Estimating System will be used in this training; however, attendees can bring their own computerized estimating system if available. Use of a computerized system is a necessary requirement due to the significant damages that will be estimated in the class.

By focusing on the advanced mechanics of the estimate, this class will have an immediate effect upon improving accuracy and efficiency when handling complex claims. So do not miss out on this opportunity! Estimate training will concentrate on Class 7-8 commercial vehicles.



Who Should Attend

  • Experienced estimators
  • Adjusters
  • Facility owners
  • Managers

Course Length

2 days (16 Hours)

Class Cost

See class cost document

Topics Covered

  • Review of proper estimating technique
  • In-depth analysis estimating cabs and frames
  • Overview and estimating exhaust after-treatment systems
  • Trouble codes
  • Missed opportunities on an estimate
  • Mistakes even experienced estimators make
  • Insurance company acceptance through accuracy
  • Increased profitability and improved cycle time

Choose a Location

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