Auto Collision Repair Technology
Auto Collision Repair Technology covers a variety of topics including use of hand tools, safety practices, and identification, construction, removal, replacement, and repair of automobile body parts. Students learn refinishing including full body painting. They are also exposed to oxy-acetylene, Mig, and aluminum welding. Students are taught frame straightening on state-of-the-art equipment. They are also exposed to air brushing and are taught light mechanical repairs such as replacing water pumps, suspension parts, radiators, and condensers damaged in collisions. Students who satisfactorily complete the program can find employment in the auto body industry and will be able to progress rapidly to positions of greater responsibility.