Assess, estimate, repair, and replace the body and interior of vehicles. Design, paint, and refinish vehicle surfaces using modern welding, sanding, masking, and painting procedures. Design and create customized paint jobs.
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Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education.
Satisfactory completion of this program earns you college credits. See details on our College Partners page.
You should have good hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity, multi-limb coordination, mechanical aptitude, physical strength, and accuracy and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Students in the Auto Body program learn all phases of auto body repair, including the proper use of hand and power tools, damage analysis, rebuilding, reconditioning, sanding and refinishing, basic metalworking and dent repair, frame straightening, spray painting, welding, and glass installation.