Grades 12, 11
Prerequisite: Auto Collision Repair Technology 1
Medical Alert: Students with asthmatic conditions should be aware of dust and fume concerns.
Industry Credential Alignment: Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
This course allows students to study paint finishes and, after proper proficiency is displayed, paint automobiles. Students learn the basic fundamentals of MIG welding. The measuring, pulling and straightening of collision cars is studied. Students also become proficient at shop management and damage estimating. Students participating in this program have the opportunity to become certified by ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) and in I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair). Students may be eligible to participate in cooperative work experiences or apprenticeships, which combine career and technology training with supervised work experience in business and industry.