Collision Repair Technology

CIP: 47.0603

Restore Vehicles to Look and Drive Like New!

Collision Repair Technology is based on an occupational analysis of the auto body field and reflects the entry-level job requirements of I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) and the Automotive Collision Technology standards. Using state-of-the-art equipment, students are taught MIG welding/cutting, metal repair, corrosion protection, masking, refinishing, undercoating, and unibody inspection. They are taught safety compliance, tools and equipment identification. Each student will gain the knowledge, understanding and training needed to secure a position in the collision repair field, and/or enter a post-secondary institution.

 

Collision Repair Technology

Instructor: Martin Stamper
Location: Folcroft Campus

Successful Students Need:

Algebra l & ll, Geometry, English, Reading, Comprehension Skills, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Troubleshooting skills, Complex Problem Solving Skills, Equipment Maintenance Skills, Time Management Skills

Career Opportunities:

  • Assembler
  • Detail Technician
  • Metal Technician
  • Paint Refinishing Technician
  • Paint/Parts Sales
  • Unitized Frame Technician

with further training, 2-year degrees

  • Collision Estimator
  • Manager

Certifications:

  • S/P2 Safety & Pollution Prevention Training Certificate PA skills Certificate

Advanced Credits: