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Career Readiness for students

Local Automotive Collision Repair

Is Local Automotive Collision Repair for You?

  • Do you like to go to car shows and admire vehicle designs or exotic vehicles?
  • Do you like working with your hands to create things?
  • Are you artistic?
  • Do you enjoy project based learning?
  • Would you like a job that pays you for something that you enjoy doing?

About the Program

Standards covered include an introduction to tool and equipment safety and proper usage; dent repair; rough and finish sanding; application of paint systems; body panel replacement and alignment; minor frame alignment; welding and cutting techniques; and employability and communication skills.

Sample Course Plan for Automotive Collision Repair / Dealership Training

Sample Courses

Certifications/Awards for Completing High School Plan

You have the potential to earn:


Student ASE - Paint & Refinishing Certification

Student ASE - Non-Structural Certification

S/P2 - Safety and Pollution Certifications

Local Colleges Offering a Continuation of the Program

Pennsylvania College of Technology

automotive collision repair

Career Opportunities

Where this Program is Offered

If this program is not available at your school, meet with your counselor to select courses that will allow you to explore your interest in these careers.