Go from protecting lives to restoring the rhythm of our customers back to their life. Changing Lanes is a no-cost, 15-week Career Skills Program (CSP) training for service members transitioning into a collision/auto body industry career.
Transition From Military Service To Collision Repair
The transition from military service to civilian life can be a challenge. But Caliber is devoted to giving back to the men and women who have given so much to our country. Our Changing Lanes Career Skills Program (CSP) training gives you new skills for a purpose-filled career in the collision repair industry.
New classes start every five weeks with job placement opportunities offered at one of our Caliber locations upon successful completion. Upon placement, Caliber will provide you with a Gearwrench professional tools package and tailored training plan to continue your career path.
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“Caliber is offering you the opportunity to build life traits and life skills, so that you can take what you learn here and make a career and keep a job.”
“For caliber to offer us a job and give us the tools to be successful when we get out, it is a no-brainer.”
“It is an easy transition, when you’re going to be going through an apprenticeship program, you know you’re still going to be getting paid through the program and when you complete the program you have the opportunity to make an affordable living wage. Caliber is the only one who is giving you the tools where you can go day one and show up to your center and work.”
What To Expect
Job placement at one of our more than 1,600 locations
90% hands-on training
Trained in Caliber processes & procedures Over 30 I-CAR certifications
Training on production vehicles
Training in tool identification
Learning Disassembly/ Reassembly
Learning Plastic & Metal repair and welding methods
Mechanical aptitude required
Training schedule Monday-Friday (8:00am-5:00pm)
Have more questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions about this program for more in-depth answers.
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Learn what makes Caliber the leading collision center in the U.S. and why it's a great place to work.
We Believe In Taking Care Of Our Teammates Like Family
Restoring The Rhythm Of Your Life®. This is the Purpose we live by every day. We don’t just restore cars, we restore lives. From getting people back on the road, to being immersed in our communities, it’s what drives us to do our best work every day. And it starts with our teammates. We’re dedicated to creating a culture of people who care about each other and know their company values and respects them. Part of that is providing you with great pay and industry-leading benefits - including company paid holidays and paid time off - all from Day 1!