Auto Body Collision Technology

Auto Body Collision Technology



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.

Program Title:
Auto Body Collision Technology

Award Type:
Occupational Certificate

Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 9
Award Outcomes:
  • Create damage report utilizing the procedure pages.

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

Choose Total Occupational Certificate Credits 9 credits from the following areas:
Technical Studies Required: 9 Credits
ABCT1400 Collision Damage Analysis 3
ABCT1405 Estimating 2
ABCT1410 Customer Management 2
ABCT1415 Estimating Internship 2
Technical Studies Electives: 0 Credits
General Education Required: 0 Credits
General Education Electives: 0 Credits