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Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology

Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology: A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, reconstruct and finish automobile bodies, fenders, and external features. Includes instruction in structure analysis, damage repair, non-structural analysis, mechanical and electrical components, plastics and adhesives, painting and refinishing techniques, and damage analysis and estimating.

Graduates of the curriculum should 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.

Program Details

Diploma (D60100)

General Education Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
ENG 101 Applied Communications I 3
MAT 101 Applied Mathematics I 3

Major Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
AUB 111 Painting and Refinishing I 4
AUB 112 Painting and Refinishing II 4
AUB 114 Special Finishes 2
AUB 121 Non-Structural Damage I 3
AUB 122 Non-Structural Damage II 4
AUB 131 Structural Damage I 4
TRN 110 Intro to Transport Tech 2
TRN 140 Transport Climate Control 2
TRN 140A Trans Climate Control 2
AUB 136 Plastics and Adhesives 3
AUB 141 Mech. & Elect. Components 3
 AUB 162 Autobody Estimating 2
TRN 180 Basic Welding for Transp 3
CIS Basic PC Literacy 2

Total Credits: ……………………………………………46

Recommended Course Sequence

Fall Semester I Spring Semester I Summer Semester I
AUB 111 AUB 121 AUB 131 CIS 111 TRN 180 AUB 112 AUB 122 AUB 141 TRN 110  ENG 101  MAT 101 AUB 114 AUB 136 AUB 162  TRN 140 TRN 140A

Certificate (C60100)

Fall Semester I Spring Semester I
AUB 111 AUB 121 TRN 110 TRN 180 AUB 111 AUB 121 TRN 110 TRN 180

 

Total Credits: ……………………………………………12

 

 

Other Program availability

Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology Repair: Pender County High School and Adult Program

AUB 111 Painting and Refinishing 1, AUB 121 Non-Structual Damage 1, TRN 110 Intro to Transport Technology, TRN 180 Basic Welding for Transportation

 



Wilmington Campus
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

North Campus
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Burgaw Center
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8:00am to 5:00pm

Accessibility Services

Cape Fear Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, political affiliation or age.