Automotive Collision Technology is a hands-on program. If you are interested in making vehicles look new by repairing and refinishing them to meet industry standards, this is the program for you.
You Will Learn:
- Body repair
- Painting and computerized color-mixing
- Frame diagnosis and techniques
- Car welding
- Cost estimation
A Typical Student
The typical student is one that enjoys hands-on learning. Successful students have the patience and attention to detail to solve problems using the skills they have learned. They can work on projects independently or with other students. They take initiative, check their work as needed, and stay on task without constant supervision. Safety is a primary focus, and students must follow the guidelines to keep themselves and others safe.
Get Yourself Ready
To be prepared, be on track for graduation and do well in academic classes. The following pathway courses will help you prepare for the Automotive Collision Technology career program, further education and training, and a career in the automotive industry:
- Preparing for College and Careers
- Introduction to Transportation
- Introduction to Engineering Design (PLTW-IED)
- Other technology courses