6 Automotive Automotive Auto Damage Appraiser Learn the trade of auto damage appraising through this comprehensive course designed for a career in both the auto body repair and insurance industries.  This preparatory class focuses on specific guidelines to assist in achieving an appraiser’s license through the MA Auto Damage Appraisers Licensing Board.  The course curriculum includes but is not limited to the Massachusetts Laws concerning appraisal and repair standards of damaged motor vehicles, Massachusetts Insurance Policy and Arbitration; MA General Laws regarding registered repair shops and insurance referral programs, MA salvage title laws; vehicle nomenclature, depreciation, sheet metal repair, suspension and frames; appraising concepts and instruction using a recognized crash manual with associated procedures; licensing requirements and application for the state exam. Upon completing this license prep course, you will receive a certificate approved by the Auto Damage Appraiser Licensing Board.  Each candidate is expected to complete a 3 month apprenticeship with a licensed MA Auto Appraiser in order to qualify to take the MA Auto Damage Appraiser Exam.  It is strongly recommended that you have adequate reading and writing skills in the English language.  Course fee includes text provided by instructor. 5 Mondays & 5 Wednesdays • 6 - 9pm • February 26 - March 28 • $499 CRA01-S18a Instructor: Susan Conena 5 Tuesdays & 5 Thursdays • 6 - 9pm • May 15 - June 14 • $499 CRA01-S18b Instructor: Susan Conena Auto Damage Appraiser Apprenticeship Continue with your Auto Damage Appraiser training once you have received your certificate from a Board-approved Auto Damage Appraiser Course.You must provide a copy of their certificate to register for this class.  This second class will fulfill the three-month apprenticeship requirement needed before taking the Massachusetts Auto Damage Appraiser Exam. You will complete your apprenticeship through classroom lecture and hands-on work with vehicles provided by Assabet’s Auto Collision Tech Shop. You will use crash manuals to practice writing appraisals on the forms used to take the MA exam. The curriculum will include reviewing and discussing damage on different vehicles; a detailed explanation of how to use crash manuals; practice writing appraisals correctly using procedure pages; and studying and reviewing insurance company and auto body procedures. Before taking the Exam, you must have (1) a certificate of completion from a Board-approved Auto Damage Appraiser Course and (2) a letter of apprenticeship from a Massachusetts licensed auto damage appraiser with whom you have worked for a period of at least three months with the letter signed by the appraiser and seal affixed.   11 Wednesdays • 6 - 9pm • April 4 - June 20 • $479 (No class April18) CRA02-S18a Instructor: Neil Eriksen 11 Wednesdays • 6 - 9pm • June 27 - September 12 • $479 (No class July 4) CRA02-S18b Instructor: Neil Eriksen ONLINE CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS Online Learning Anytime, Anywhere...Just a click away! Prepare for employment in some of today’s hottest careers with a comprehensive, affordable, and self-paced online Career Training Program. You can begin these Programs at any time and learn at your own pace. Upon successful completion of all required coursework, you will receive a Certificate of Completion. 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