Automotive Collision Technology is a two-year program in which students learn the essential skills needed to begin a career in the auto body and collision industry. As specialists in the automotive industry, Automotive Collision Tech students gain real-world and hands-on experience working in an industry-standard collision lab setting.
Students will learn the fundamentals of vehicle refinishing, metal work, unitized body and frame alignment, painting and finishing, welding, plastics repair, body repair/replacement, cost estimation and customer service skills. Students are provided with internship experiences and the opportunity to earn a Career and Technical Endorsement on their diploma by successfully passing an industry-standard technical assessment.
Part removal & replacement
Minor dent repair
Available Academic Credits
3 CTE per year
1 science or math per year
General auto repair technician
Frame & auto body specialist
Body shop supply store/customer service*
Automobile insurance claim adjuster*
*Advanced Employment - additional training may be necessary