Auto Body Collision Technology

Auto Body Collision Technology



Auto Body Repair and Refinishing Technicians repair vehicles that are damaged as a result of corrosion and wear. They provide customers with cost estimates for repair, replace or repair body parts and paint vehicles using various materials, equipment and methods.

Program Title:
Auto Body Collision Technology

Award Type:
Occupational Certificate

Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 19
Award Outcomes:
  • Perform proper replacement techniques on structural parts.
  • Solve paint application problems.
  • Apply primer surfacer to paint company and industry standards.
  • Body fill a one hour dent to industry standards.
  • Execute MIG welding metal procedures according to I-CAR standards.
  • Demonstrate metal cutting using an oxy/act torch.

Career Opportunities:
The student will have the ability to learn how to restore older model vehicles.

Choose Total Occupational Certificate Credits 19 credits from the following areas:
Technical Studies Required: 19 Credits
ABCT1145 Cutting, Heating and MIG Welding 3
ABCT1155 Metal Straightening and Body Filler I 4
ABCT1255 Environmental Health, Safety and Equipment Preparation for Finishes 4
ABCT1260 Surface Preparing and Finish Application 4
ABCT1265 Tinting and Blending 4
Technical Studies Electives: 0 Credits
General Education Required: 0 Credits
General Education Electives: 0 Credits