Auto Body Repair

  • Program Length

    2 years

    Articulation Agreements

    Ohio Technical College, Universal Technical Institute, Lincoln Technical College

    Program Supplies Provided

    Work boots; Safety glasses; Respiratory physical; NOCTI – Collision Repair/Refinishing Technician Exam; 10-hour OSHA training certificate


    Richard Rainville

    Program Description

    Each damaged vehicle presents a new problem to be solved. Auto body technicians solve these problems by using specialized equipment and tools to straighten frames, remove dents and replace parts. Students will practice procedures that will develop perceptual capabilities and skills to produce high quality auto body repairs.

    Industry Alignment

    Automotive Service Excellence (ASE); National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF); Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (ICAR); Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)

    Integrated Academic Coursework

    Career and Financial Management (1/2 credit per year); 

    Science (1/2 credit per year)

    Credential Opportunities

    ASE – Time Toward ASE Accreditation and Test Preparation; NATEF; 10-hour OSHA General Industry Safety and Health Credential; Technical Endorsement on Graduation Diploma

    Industry Assessments

    National Occupational Competency Testing Institute -Collision Repair/Refinishing Technician