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Automotive Collision I/II

Instructor:  Mr. Bill Doggett (bdoggett@acsc.net)
 
 
Prerequisite:
Automotive Collision I:  None
Automotive Collision II:  Automotive Collision I
 
 
Course Description:

Automotive Collision Repair Technology I includes classroom and laboratory experiences in all phases of the body repair process. Students will examine the characteristics of body metals including the installation of moldings, ornaments, and fasteners with an emphasis on sheet metal analysis and safety. Course coverage also includes instruction in personal and environmental safety practices as related to OSHA and other agencies that affect individuals working in the ground transportation technology areas. Additional instruction is given in the course on measurement principles and automotive fasteners. Instruction should also emphasize computerized frame diagnosis, computerized color-mixing, and computerized estimation of repair costs.  Dual credit is offered with acceptable level placement scores. (3 credits per semester, 2 semester course)

 

Automotive Collision Repair Technology II introduces concepts in auto paint considerations with an emphasis on the handling of materials and equipment in modern automotive technologies. Instruction should build on concepts learned in Automotive Collision Repair Technology I such as computerized frame diagnosis, computerized color-mixing, and computerized estimating of repair costs. Additional academic skills taught in this course include precision measurement and mathematical calibrations as well as scientific principles related to adhesive compounds, color-mixing, abrasive materials, metallurgy, and composite materials.  Dual credit is offered with acceptable level placement scores. (3 credits per semester, 2 semester course)

 

Certifications Available:
 
 
Dual Credit:
Automotive Collision I:  Ivy Tech Dual Credit Equivalent: AUBR 101 Body Repair I
Automotive Collision II:  Ivy Tech Dual Credit Equivalent: AUBR 103 Automotive Paint Fundamentals 
 
Job Opportunities:
  •  Automotive Body Shop Owner
  •  Paint Specialist
  •  Collision Repair