2017-2018 Academic Bulletin & Student Handbook

Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology Certificate (C60130)

The Collision Repair and Refinishing curriculum provides training in the use of equipment and materials of the auto body repair trade. The student studies the construction of the automobile body and techniques of auto body repairing, rebuilding, and refinishing.

Course work includes auto body fundamentals, industry, overview, and safety. Students will perform hands-on repairs in the areas of non-structural repairs, MIG welding, plastics and adhesives, refinishing, and other related areas.

Graduates of the curriculum qualify for entry-level employment opportunities in the automotive body and refinishing industry. Graduates may find employment with franchised independent garages, or they may become self-employed.

Course and Hour Requirements

Required Courses

AUB 111Painting and Refinishing I

4

AUB 121Non-Structural Damage I

3

AUB 131Structural Damage I

4

TRN 110Intro to Transport Tech

2

TRN 180Basic Welding for Transp

3

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 16