Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Automotive Collision Repair


Description: Auto Collision students train in many phases of the collision repair process: cost estimating, frame and body damage analysis, structural and uni-body three-dimensional measuring, metal straightening, MIG welding, computerized frame diagnosis, computerized color mixing, computerized estimating of repair costs, panel and parts replacement.  Students also learn auto-electrical systems, air-conditioning and air-bag systems.


1st Year Courses:2nd Year Courses:
7215 Principles of Collision Repair (PRIN COL REP)2022: 5544 Automotive Collision Repair II
7204 Automotive Body Repair (AUTO BDY REP)2023: 7380 Collision Repair Capstone (COLL RPR CAP)
7206 Plastic Body Repair and Paint Fundamentals (AUTO PT WELD)
Credit Hours – 3 Credits per Semester

Dual Credits: Vincennes University Early College (95)

First Year Credits – AUTO 105(2), BODY 100(3), BODY 100L(4), WELD 185(2) = 11 Dual Credits

Second Year Credits – BODY 150(3), BODY 105L(4), BODY 280(2), BODY 290(2) = 11 Dual Credits

Certifications: ICAR Auto Collision I Certificate


Career Opportunities:

Collision Repair Technician, Insurance Estimator/Appraiser, Automotive Refinish Tech

Instructors:

Matthew Mayfield – mmayfield@nafcs.org

Michael Walker – dwalker@nafcs.org