Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology (Autobody)
The Collision Repair and Refinishing (Autobody) program 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.
Curriculums in the Mobile Equipment Maintenance and Repair pathway prepare individuals for employment as entry-level transportation service technicians. The program provides an introduction to transportation industry careers and increases student awareness of the diverse technologies associated with this dynamic and challenging field.
Course work may include transportation systems theory, braking systems, climate control, design parameters, drive trains, electrical/electronic systems, engine repair, engine performance, environmental regulations, materials, product finish, safety, steering and suspension, transmission and transaxles, and sustainable transportation, depending on the program major area chosen.
Graduates of this pathway should be prepared to take professional licensure exams, which correspond to certain programs of study, and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry.
|AUB 111||Paint and Refinish I||2||6||0||4|
|AUB 121||Nonstructural Damage I||1||4||0||3|
|AUB 131||Structural Damage I||2||4||0||4|
|MAT 110||Math Measurement||2||2||0||3|
|TRN 110||Intro to Transport Tech||1||2||0||2|
|TRN 180||Basic Weld for Transp||1||4||0||3|
|AUB 112||Paint and Refinish II||2||6||0||4|
|AUB 132||Structural Damage II||2||6||0||4|
|AUB 136||Plastics and Adhesives||1||4||0||3|
|AUB 150||Automotive Detailing||1||3||0||2|
|Applied Communications I
Writing and Inquiry
|AUB 114||Special Finishes||1||2||0||2|
|AUB 122||Nonstructural Damage II||2||6||0||4|
Work-Based Learning I
- Demonstrate knowledge on the fundamentals of structural damage repairs.
- Demonstrate knowledge of safety in the workshop area, and when using hand tools.
- Repair techniques of body fillers, plastic repair, and fiber glass repair.
- Demonstrate knowledge of automotive detailing techniques and preparation.
- Working with customers on their projects and how to discuss the work that needs to be performed
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$18.68 average salary per hour.
$38,850 average salary per year.
Sources for salary information obtained from O*NET. Salaries may vary for reasons including but not limited to years of experience, place of employment, and specific occupations within each industry.