Collision Repair Technology
Collision Repair Technology is an instructional program designed to prepare students for entry level into the collision repair and refinishing trade. Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared for beginning positions as body, frame, and refinish technicians. Students will be provided theory and practical repair and refinish work beginning with basic applications and progressing on to heavy collision repairs requiring major body and frame alignment and panel replacement. Instruction includes all phases necessary to teach collision repair including glass replacement, welding, replacement or hardware and trim items and cosmetic and structural repairs.
CERTIFICATIONS - Students enrolled in the Collision Repair Technology program have the option to earn the following certifications.
ASE Student Certification
Painting & Refinishing
Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair
Mechanical and Electrical
Non-Structural ProLevel 2 Certification and Refinishing ProLevel 1 Certification
Courses taught in the Collision Repair Technology program are...
Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I, II, III, IV
Refinishing I, II, III, IV
Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I, II, III, IV
Mechanical and Electrical Components I & II
Collision Analysis and Estimation
For a complete list of courses required to complete the Collision Repair Technology program, please see the ECCC College Catalog.
Careers in the Collision Repair field...
Body Repair Technician
Insurance Adjuster or Appraiser