Collision Repair Technicians receive hands-on experience to pursue a career in the automotive collision repair industry. Students will learn the fundamentals of non-structural collision repair and refinishing. This CCT aligns to industry credentials through the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR) for the following: Non-Structural Technician ProLevel 1 and Refinish Technician ProLevel 1.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds and must have a clean driving record.
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You will be required to pass the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair certification exam before graduation. I-CAR is an international organization dedicated to the training in collision repair. The certification helps you be more marketable when applying for jobs. You complete a total of 14 tests to get certified. All tests are taken online and at the students convenience.
You may look forward to careers such as apprentice level jobs as painters or metal repairers in shops.**
You also may take advantage of career services available in the Workforce Center. You can gain skills in interviewing, resume writing, looking for a job and other career guidance. Through these services you will be better prepared to complete successful interviews and attain employment.
Clock Hour Program
Clock-based certificates are training programs that provide skills for quick entry into the workforce. The clock-hour programs have specific year-round start dates.
Collision Repair Technician Day, Auto Body Repairer, Auto Body Technician, Automotive Painter**
Certificate of Competency – Collision Repair Technician: $5,851*
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