3210 | Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing – OC

The Occupational Certificate (OC) program in Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing prepares you for employment as an automotive repair technician or an auto collision painter. Course content includes, but is not limited to, fundamentals of auto body repair, basic sheet metal repair, painting techniques, science of unibody repair, and panel repair and replacement.

Length: 1380 contact hours / 46 occupational credits


First Term
 ARR 0001Fundamentals of Auto Body Repair 60
 ARR 0001LFundamentals of Auto Body Repair Lab 180
 ARR 0110Basic Sheet Metal Repairs 60
 ARR 0110LBasic Sheet Metal Repairs Lab 180
Second Term
 ARR 0100Painting Techniques 60
 ARR 0100LPainting Techniques Lab 180
 ARR 0292Applied Techniques in Auto Body Repair 60
 ARR 0292LApplied Techniques in Auto Body Repair Lab 180
Summer Term
 ARR 0120Advanced Painting Techniques 60
 ARR 0120LAdvanced Painting Techniques Lab 30
 ARR 0310Panel Repair and Replacement 60
 ARR 0310LPanel Repair and Replacement Lab 30

First Term
 ARR 0330Science of Unibody Repair 60
 ARR 0330LScience of Unibody Repair Lab 180
 ARR 0949Co-op Work Experience in Auto Collision 240

  • Any course hours and internship/co-op hours may be used interchangeably after 480 hours have been completed with the approval of the lead instructor, instructional supervisor, and division dean.
  • ARR 0930L is still active as a standalone lab. All new labs are equivalent to ARR 0930L.

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