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Driving Net Profits - Additional Student Registration ONLY

$100

with Bob Greenwood

Calendar Jul 14, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Only Additional Students should be registered here are are $100 each.

  • Register additional students here:
  • Fee covers all 8 session

Go here to register shop first: https://ssf.coursestorm.com/category/driving-net-profits

 

Driving Net Profits - Presented by: ContiTech USA

$525

with Bob Greenwood

Calendar Jul 14, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Course Promo Video

Start Driving Net Profits today by entering Promo Code: “ContiTech100” at check-out for $100 OFF!

The average shop is missing between $25,000 and $30,000 NET profit per bay per year out of the current business coming through the door and no one in the industry is mentioning this. Where is it in YOUR business?

This course will allow you to find it in your operation by understanding 20 key measurements using breakout sessions and completing homework assignments studying your own numbers from your business. Perfect for shop owners, managers, service writers and anyone else involved in your shop's financial operation.

Format:

  • 8 One-Hour Classes
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Pacific (8 - 9PM Central / 9 - 10 PM Eastern)
  • Meets Every Tuesday except for July 23rd: Thursday

Fee:

  • Fee covers all 8 sessions
  • Includes help between classes
  • Comes with a money-back guarantee

We are very pleased to announce that ContiTech USA is the EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR of the Driving Shop Net Prots course offered by SSF PRO. For over 40 years SSF and ContiTech USA have been business partners serving European Shops throughout the country. This sponsorship speaks volumes about ContiTech USA‘s commitment to the success of independent shops everywhere.

Start Driving Net Profits today by entering Promo Code: “ContiTech100” at check-out for $100 OFF!

Instructor: Bob Greenwood www.aaec.ca 

Schedule:

  1. Tuesday July 14th - Session 1
  2. THURSDAY July 23rd - Session 2 (Note: Day Change)
  3. Tuesday July 28th - Session 3
  4. Tuesday August 4th - Session 4
  5. Tuesday August 11th - Session 5
  6. Tuesday August 18th - Session 6
  7. Tuesday August 25th - Session 7
  8. Tuesday September 1st - Session 8 (Final Session)

Bob has over 40 years of Business Management experience within the Independent sector of the automotive aftermarket industry in North America, consulting Independent retail shops on all facets of their business operations. 

Bob is an Accredited Master Automotive Manager is President and C.E.O. of Automotive Aftermarket E-Learning Centre Ltd. (AAEC). AAEC is a company focused on providing Business Management Resources and Development for the Independent Sector of the aftermarket industry.

AAEC content and technology is recognized as part of the curriculum of the Fixed Operations Diploma and the Aftermarket Degree courses taken at the Automotive Business School of Canada at Georgian College located in Barrie Ontario Canada. This school is the leader and only college in Canada that offers an automotive business education.

AAEC is also recognized by the Automotive Management Institute (AMI), located in North Richland Hills, Texas USA, allowing 80 credits for successful completion of the AAEC E-Learning portion of the site towards the 120 credits required to obtain the reputable Accredited Automotive Manager (AAM) designation.

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BMW N20 Engine and Transfer Case 7/18-19

$999

with Seth Thorson

Calendar Jul 18, 2020 at 8 am

Hands-on courses at Woodbury, MN location. 

Breakfast and Lunch, Tuition and Hotel is included.

Airfare and airport transfers are the responsibility of the student.

Sat. July 18th 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Sun. July 19th 8:00AM - 11:30AM  

N20 Engine and Transfer Case with Seth Thorson

N20

  • N20 overview
  • N20 Diagnosis
  • N20 Hands on repair (Timing Chains & Valvetronic)

Transfer Case

  • Complaints
  • DiagTesting
  • Hands on disassembly
  • Hands on repair

BMW PicoScope® 2-Day Webinar July 25th-26th

$359

with Justin Morgan

Calendar Jul 25, 2020 at 10 am

This interactive online class features professional instruction from Justin Morgan, Master Tech and Trainer for LMV Bavarian. Streaming live from an actual shop, Justin will walk students through an engaging session on how to utilize a PicoScope®  to increase efficiency and accuracy when diagnosing common issues with late Model BMW’s.

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  • This class is $359 per SHOP allowing multiple shop employees to learn for a nominal investment.
  • This price includes ONE Workbook and $50 Discount Coupon on a Picoscope
  • ONLY sign up once per shop for this class!
  • You must register separately for each additional workbooks.

Additional Workbooks: https://ssf.coursestorm.com/course/bmw-picoscope-workbook-only-july-25th-26th

Dates:

  1. Sat. July 25th 12:00PM - 4:00PM Central Time
  2. Sun. July 26th 12:00PM - 4:00PM Central Time

Specific Topics Include

  • Scope set-up and basics
  • Common tests to diagnose BMW issues
  • Relative compression and how to use it
  • Cam crank sync and how to diagnose timing issues from them
  • Communication scoping
  • Valvetronic 3; VVT actuator or DME failure
  • Getting the most from your diagnostic time using Pico

Format: 

  • Two 4-hour Webinars on Saturday and Sunday
  • 10 Minute Break Every Hour
  • Class Limited to 35 Shops

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BMW Picoscope® WORKBOOK ONLY July 25th-26th

$85

with Justin Morgan

Calendar Jul 25, 2020 at 10 am
  • To receive additional printed workbooks for the July 25-26 Picoscope Class plus the $50 Discount Coupon you must register here.
  • Each person wanting a workbook must register individually. Only one webinar registration per shop is needed and comes with one workbook.
  • Each shop must also register once for the class. Register for class here: https://ssf.coursestorm.com/course/bmw-pico-scope-2-day-webinar-july-25th-26th

 

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PicoScope® for the BMW Tech - SF, 8/8
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PicoScope® for the BMW Tech - SF, 8/8

$325

with Justin Morgan

  • Scope set-up and basics
  • Common tests to diagnose BMW issues
  • Relative compression and how to use it
  • Cam crank sync and how to diagnose timing issues from them
  • Communication scoping
  • Valvetronic 3; VVT actuator or DME failure
  • Getting the most from your diagnostic time using Pico

BMW / Audi / Land Rover / Jaguar 6HP Automatic Transmission - Seattle, 10/17

$99

with Dirk Fuchs

Calendar Oct 17, 2020 at 8 am

German precision and technology by ZF in BMW. This transmission technology was also widely used in Jaguar, Ford and GM applications. This class will cover the 6 speed transmission for BMW and will start with the fundamental facts about a torque converter. The torque converter is the biggest heat source in an automatic transmission and the participant will learn about common failures and diagnostics.

During the class, the participant will gain full working knowledge of the BMW 6 Speed transmission while topics like torque flow and shifting elements are covered. Also reviewed in this class are the different applications of brakes and clutches in the mechatronic. This will transition into the function of the pressure regulator and solenoid. 

The greatest take away from the seminar is the understanding of how the transmission shifts and how to read the specific shifting matrix. Learn hands-on with the actual 6 speed shifting matrix.

Transmissions are intricate machines,so there’s even more to learn in order to have an understanding on diagnostics.The attendee will also have a chance to learn what a transmission adaptation is and how to read and interpret the different values with a diagnostic tool on a live BMW Vehicle. Additional topics covered are the Limp Home function, coding issues, internal shift and external transmission. 

The presented knowledge allows the participant to quickly diagnose common errors. Transmission flashing will be taught at the vehicle as well and the participants will perform an oil change as well how to service the mechatronic.

Common Failures, problems and how to rebuild the ZF 6HP Transmission will be taught at a Transmission and every participant has the chance for hands on interaction.

Time: 8 hours

After completing this training, the participant will be able to:

•      List internal components of the BMW 6 Speed transmission

•      Describe the function of the torque converter and lock up clutch

•      Describe differences between pressure regulators and solenoids

•      Explain the shifting strategy of the BMW 6 Speed transmission

•      Analyze transmission adaptation values

•      Explain an oil change service procedure

•      Explain how to properly check the oil in the transmission

•      Describe the common failure of the BMW 6 Speed transmission

•      Describe the rebuild process of an 6HP

BMW ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) 10/17-18

$999

with Seth Thorson

Calendar Oct 17, 2020 at 8 am

Hands-on courses at Woodbury, MN location. 

Breakfast and Lunch, Tuition and Hotel is included. Airfare and airport transfers are the responsibility of the student.

Sat. October 17th 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Sun. October 18th 8:00AM - 11:30AM  

ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) with Seth Thorson

  • Intelligent Safety System
  • Park Distance System
  • Surround View Camera
  • Active CruiseLane Departure Warning
  • Collision AvoidanceActive Cruise Control
  • Speed Limiting System
  • High Beam Headlight Assistant




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