Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Career Area


The auto body industry needs more qualified technicians than ever before. In this course students are trained in all the areas of the trade: refinish and spraying techniques: rust and collision repair, including unibody work with the latest Blackhawk bench system. Instruction includes the use of all basic and hand pneumatic tools while working on actual vehicles.

The Freshmen will learn various hand skills and knowledge to the degree that will enable the student to work at the level of a painter's helper, in a safe and competent manner. All of the above will be hands on training. Freshmen course of study will include shop safety for the use of hand tools and power tools....

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Freshman Year

  • Shop Safety
  • Power Tools
  • Masking Techniques
  • Surface Preperation
  • Hand Tools

Sophomore Year

  • Minor Damage Repair
  • Paint Safety
  • Protection Techniques
  • Saftey of Shop Materials
  • Refinishing

Junior Year

  • Panel Replacement
  • Hands on Training
  • Color-Matching
  • Analyzing Damage
  • Glass Replacement

Senior Year

  • Collision Estimating
  • Frame Repair
  • Frame Straightening
  • Chief EZ Liner
  • Refining to Commercial Standards
  • Raymond Beck
  • Shop Instructor
  • Grades: 10 & 11
  • Ext. 5332
  • Michael Roemer
  • Related Instructor
  • All Grade Levels
  • Ext. 1124
  • Lee Thomas
  • Shop Instructor
  • All Grade Levels
  • Ext. 4447