Auto Body Repair

Applied Science & Technology Division
Upon successful completion of the Auto Body Certificate, the student demonstrates skills for employment as an apprentice collision repairperson, apprentice paint technician, or as a painter's helper; skills and knowledge of the trade for a position as an estimator, manager, as an insurance appraiser, or to open his or her own businesses; after becoming employed, the student may be certified by the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) or receive certification for various courses taken through I-CAR, Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair since both testing and courses are required for positions at many collision repair shops.

Total Units Required 42
Recommended Sequence:
First Semester Units
AUTO 84A Introductory Auto-Body Repair 5
AUTO 81A Introductory Auto-Body Repair Laboratory 1
MECH 10 Basic Welding for The Trades 4

Second Semester
AUTO 84B Beginning Auto-Body Repair 5
AUTO 81B Beginning Auto-Body Repair Laboratory 1
INDUS 94 Industrial Mathematics 3
INDUS 20 Industrial Safety & Health 3

Third Semester
AUTO 84C Intermediate Auto-Body Repair 5
AUTO 81C Intermediate Auto-Body Repair Laboratory 1
AUTO 64 Basic Engines 3

Fourth Semester
AUTO 84D Advanced Auto-Body Repair 5
AUTO 81D Advanced Auto-Body Repair Laboratory 1
INDUS 45 Industrial Technology 5