• Program: Auto Body Collision Technology
  • Degree: Occupational Certificate
  • Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 9
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This certificate provides students with the skills necessary to begin a career as an estimator in the auto body industry. Students will have the opportunity to learn to properly identify damaged vehicles, necessary components and systems; demonstrate proficiency in estimating processes using both manual techniques and computer software; identify appropriate replacement parts and calculate labor costs; demonstrate effective interpersonal skills in dealing with internal and external customers in the auto body industry and successfully complete an 80 hour industry internship.

Career Opportunities

Auto Body Estimators work for automotive dealerships, independent auto body repair centers and insurance companies.

Award Outcomes:

  • Create damage report utilizing the procedure pages.

Required Credits

Technical Studies Requirements 9 Credits
General Education Requirements 0 Credits

Elective Credits

Technical Studies Electives 0 Credits
General Education Electives 0 Credits

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