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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)7380 Collision Repair Capstone (COLL RPR CAP)
7204 Automotive Body Repair (AUTO BDY REP)
7206 Plastic Body Repair and Paint Fundamentals (PAINT FUND)
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 Potential Dual Credits

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

Certifications: ICAR Auto Collision I Certificate

More Career Information: 

Automotive Body and Related Repairs: Click Here

Career Opportunities:

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


Matthew Mayfield – mmayfield@nafcs.org

Michael Walker – dwalker@nafcs.org