COLLISION REPAIR TECHNOLOGY
INSTRUCTOR: SHAWN YACHERA
Students entering this program begin by learning safety procedures and practicing personal safety and vehicle construction basics. Students will also learn how to repair minor damage, filling with plastic as well as other repairs to sheet metal. Basic MIG and Oxy-Acetylene welding is covered.
Students progress at a rapid rate. Live work is done in the shop. Estimating on the computer and preparing work orders give the students a “hands-on” approach to all the learning activities. Major body alignment, theory, painting and detailing are emphasized.
Students move to advanced painting including Base and clear coatings. Students sharpen their skills and prepare for the world of work as an Auto Body Technician. Co-op is available for qualifying students.