Certified Collision Care Newsletter: April 2019

April 2019  



Welcome to the Certified Collision Care Newsletter
Our newsletter will provide you with valuable information, program announcements and updates, and tips to maximize your OEM Certification. Would you like to share with your colleagues?  They can subscribe to our free newsletter at www.certifiedcollisioncare.ca.

Quick Reference Guide to finding OEM Repair Procedures
Given the importance of researching and following OEM repair procedures, we are providing the links below to ensure all Certified Collision Care Providers are aware of how to access this information:
Ford (free site)
Ford (paid subscription required)
FCA (free site)
FCA (paid subscription required)
Kia (paid subscription required)
Nissan (paid subscription required)
Toyota and Lexus (paid subscription required, purchase of TechStream includes 1 year subscription)
ICAR – USA site provides useful links to all OEM technical websites

It’s a pleasure to inform you that Toyota has selected Certified Collision Care as the exclusive strategic partner to manage Toyota and Lexus Certified Collision Centre Programs in Canada.Participation in the Toyota and Lexus Certified Collision Centre Program is limited in each market area and dealer sponsorship is a requirement. Existing Toyota and Lexus Certified Collision Centres will have the opportunity to join the Certified Collision Care program to maintain their certifications.

For Certified Collision Care Providers that gain a Toyota and/or Lexus Dealer sponsorship, there is no additional enrollment fee to add Toyota or Lexus Certification to your Certified Collision Care credentials; however additional Toyota and Lexus specific requirements are required for certification.

We are pleased that we are now able to offer the opportunity to add Toyota and/or Lexus Certification to your business through the Certified Collision Care Program. Visit the following websites to learn more about participation and certification requirements:
www.gettoyotacertified.ca or www.getlexuscertified.ca

2019 Skills Canada Automotive Technology Summit: Halifax May 28th 1-4pm


“A unique opportunity to gain direct insight into automotive industry trends, changing technology and skills needed in the future workforce”
The Skills Canada Automotive Technology Summit brings together experts from car manufacturers, education, industry and recruitment to share information about the rapidly evolving automotive industry, vehicle construction and design, technology integration and the impact on repair methodology, tooling and training; the skills and training needed to prepare students for the future; and recruitment tips for employers and potential employees.

Click here to view the Preliminary Agenda

Congratulations to our new Certified Collision Care Providers!  Visit our online locator at www.autobodylocator.ca to see our certified repair facilities in every Province across Canada.