The popular basic estimating collision repair training course offered by the Collision Industry Information Assistance Group based in Hamilton, Ont., is back to help shop or office employees, new estimators and insurance company staff who may need assistance in estimating collision damage on cars and light trucks in Ontario. Taught by experienced apprenticeship instructor, Jim Miles, this six-night course includes an introduction to estimating, understanding vehicle construction, fundamentals of estimate writing, understanding collision manuals, additional charges and collision damage analysis. The first evening course commences Monday, June 23, with two classes per week over a three-week period. Time & Locations: Motive Power Training Centre 606 Rennie Street Hamilton, ON 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Monday & Wednesday evenings, commencing Monday, June 23, 2008. Cost: Association Members – $350.00 plus GST, per person Non-Members – $450.00 plus GST, per person Students can register by contacting the association and www.ciia.com office at 1-866-309-4272 or e-mailing email@example.com .