About Us

Providing Training to Make You Money.

Providing Training to Make You Money

What We Do

Accountable Estimating™ provides live virtual training and consulting as well as on-demand training for collision repair estimating. Our focus is training Estimators, Customer Service Representatives and Office Management to begin Assessing Without Guessing™. Th eConsultants and online course designers at Accountable Estimating™ have over 111 years of combined collision repair and insurance industry knowledge. Our team has trained over 7,000 estimators and their management to build accurate estimates.

Online Courses

Our On-Demand Learning Series provides a solid foundation of estimating knowledge. It is designed for everyone from the entry-level to the experienced estimator. Accountable Estimating™ offers a first of its kind, Estimating Technician™ certification, designed specifically for estimators. Now more than ever, it is important that estimators know and understand the technical processes and the OEM and product manufacturer’s procedures necessary to repair the vehicle and return it to the Safety and Functionality the Manufacturer intended.


Meet The Team

Our Experts In Collision Repair Estimating

Roger Cada

Senior Consultant

Scott Ellegood

Founding Partner & Chief Operations Officer

Kent Ruppert

Founding Partner & Chief Technical Officer

Happy Customers

Since our time with Roger, we have begun to view our estimating procedures and business strategy in a new light. Accountable Estimating has helped our team understand the importance of an accurate estimate and the power of documentation. Roger has created a business that has an incredible ability to shed a new light on a traditional way of doing business. More importantly for me, Roger genuinely cares for the direction of our company and always encourages us to align ourselves to be stronger in the future.

Matthew McDonnel, Owner of Big Sky Collision Center and A&D Auto Body Repair, Inc

“Roger Cada and his team are among the most knowledgeable estimating professionals in the industry, and it is reflected in Accountable Estimating’s online courses.”

Jeff Peevy, AMi President & CIC Chairman

“It is my belief that all of the estimatics training going on in the U.S. today, there is not one better qualified, passionate and insightful then Roger Cada [Accountable Estimating]”

Larry Baker Owner, Baker Collision Express

"Roger Cada is an excellent resource for any collision center looking to improve its operations and produce greater profits.  His extensive background in collision repair and the claims process presents his clients with a valuable and unique perspective that is rarely found.  Roger and his team maintain high standards of professionalism and thoroughness.  I recommend Roger and Accountable Estimating to any collision repair business interested in making a positive impact in their business."

Josh Byers, Automotive Color Supply

"Hi Scott you guys where great coming out to our shop for the day and showing my team where we can gain hours on every job was so worth it!!!! Thanks for the training in an area we need help in to add money to the bottom line!!!"

Dino DiGiulio, Body Best Sonoma