Automotive Collision Technology

Automotive Collision Repair I

Career Cluster: Transportation
Pathway: Automotive Collision Repair
DOE Code: 5514
High School Credits: 6
End of Course Assessment: NA3SA Collision Repair Assessment
Dual Credit : 9, Vincennes University AUTO 105, BODY 100, BODY 100L
Offered: A.M. and P.M. sessions
Prerequisites: None
Industry Certifications (National) Available: Spray Booth Operation & Maintenance and Environmental Compliance within Paint Stripping and Surface Coating Operations, SP/2

Description:

Automotive Collision Repair I includes classroom and laboratory experiences concerned with all phases of the repair of damaged vehicle bodies and frames, including metal straightening; smoothing areas by filing, grinding, or sanding; concealment of imperfections; painting; and replacement of body components including trim. Students examine the characteristics of body metals including the installation of moldings, ornaments, and fasteners with 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 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.

Automotive Collision Repair II

Career Cluster: Transportation
Pathway: Automotive Collision Repair
DOE Code: 5544
High School Credits: 6
End of Course Assessment: NA3SA Collision Repair Assessment
Dual Credits:7, Vincennes University BODY 150, BODY 150L
Offered: A.M. and P.M. sessions
Prerequisites: ACT I
Industry Certifications (National) Available:  Spray Booth Operation & Maintenance and Environmental Compliance within Paint Stripping and Surface Coating Operations, SP/2

Description:

Automotive Collision Repair IIIntroduces concepts in auto paint considerations with emphasis on the handling of materials and equipment in modern automotive technologies. Instruction should also emphasize 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.

Automotive Collision Projects

Automotive Collision Projects