Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology

The Autobody Repair curriculum provides training in the use of equipment and materials of the autobody repair trade.  The student studies the construction of the automobile body and techniques of auto body repairing, rebuilding, and refinishing.

The course work includes autobody fundamentals, industry overview, and safety.  Students will perform hands on repairs in the areas of non-structural and structural repairs, MIG welding, plastics and adhesives, refinishing, and other related areas.

Graduates of the curriculum should qualify for entry-level employment opportunities in the automotive body and refinishing industry.  Graduates may find employment with franchised independent garages, or they may become self-employed.


Associate Degree           Not Applicable

Diploma                          Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology (D60130)

Certificate                      Basic Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology (C60130C1)

Autobody Repair Faculty:


David Dominie                                                                                                                                                                            Program Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                           910-678-8213                                                                                                                                           

Michael Midyette                                                                                                                                                                        Instructor                                                                                                                                                                                                 910-678-8592                                                                                                                                                                 


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