The popular Basic Estimating training course for collision repair is now being offered at a Brampton location after a course starting May 3 in Mississauga, Ont., sold out. The six-night course is designed to help shops of office employees who need assistance in estimating collision damage on cars and light trucks. Class attendees have been apprentices, office front line staff, appraisers, adjusters, and a number of shop managers. Classes in Brampton are being offered on Monday and Wednesday evenings, May 31, June 2, 7,9,14, and 16. Taught by experienced apprenticeship instructor, Jim Miles, the three-week course includes introduction to estimating, understanding vehicle construction, fundamentals of estimate writing, understanding collision manuals, additional charges and collision damage analysis. A course outline and student information sheet is available on request. Students on the waiting list will get priority. Classes are from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Class size is limited. Class notes and binder are included. Course fee is $350.00 (plus GST) for local collision trade association members and $450 for non-members (plus GST). Students can register by calling HARA at (905) 664-7888 or 1-866-309-4272 or e-mail email@example.com.