What is Collision Repair Refinishing Technology?
The Collision Repair & Refinishing Technology curriculum provides training in the use of equipment and materials of the autobody repair trade. The student studies the construction of the automobile body and techniques of autobody repairing, rebuilding, and refinishing.
The course work includes autobody fundamentals, industry overview, and safety. Students will perform hands on repairs in the areas of non-structural and structural repairs, mig welding, plastics and adhesives, refinishing, and other related areas.
Graduates of the curriculum should qualify for entry-level employment opportunities in both the automotive body and the refinishing industry. Graduates may find employment with franchised independent garages, or they may become self-employed.