Overview

Automotive Collision Repair Technology II introduces concepts in auto paint with an emphasis on the handling of materials and equipment. Additional academic skills taught in this course include precision measurement and mathematical calibrations as well as scientific principles related to adhesive compounds, color mixing, abrasive materials, metallurgy, and composite materials. The lab operates as a body shop, and students gain experience with restoration projects for customers.

 

When you Finish

Upon completion of this program, you are prepared for entry-level employment in the collision industry. You may also enter an apprenticeship, join the military, or continue your education in 2 and 4-year degree postsecondary programs. Dual credits earned in this program are requirements for the A.S Collision Repair and Refinishing degree at Vincennes University.

 

Industry Certifications

  • ASE (National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence)
    Testing required. Fees apply. Qualifies for Technical Honors Diploma and Graduation Pathways certification.
    ASE

Dual College Credits

  • BODY 150 Painting & Refinishing
    Vincennes  |  3 credits
    Co-requisite applies. Qualifies for Technical Honors Diploma and Graduation Pathways dual credits.
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  • BODY 150L Painting & Refinishing Lab
    Vincennes  |  4 credits
    Co-requisite applies. Qualifies for Technical Honors Diploma and Graduation Pathways dual credits.
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