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 (D60130)

General Education Courses

Course Number Course Name Semester Hour Credits
ENG 101 Applied Communications I 3
MAT 110 Math Measurement and Literacy 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 111 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 110
AUB 114
AUB 136
AUB 162
TRN 140
TRN 140A

Certificate (C60130)

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