AUTO BODY COLLISION

Auto Collision Technology I
2 semesters - 3 periods
Grades Eligible: 11,12, Adult

This program provides training in auto collision repair; straightening sheet metal with hand and power tools, dent filling with plastics, sanding and masking techniques. 

Basic instruction in mig welding is given for panel replacement. Painting is primarily with base coat/clear coat paint system. Students will complete projects on late model vehicles.

Multiple chapters are covered in the first semester followed by shop learning projects. Second semester will be spent in the classroom as well as the shop with the majority of the time spent in the shop.

The focus of this semester is to improve on basic skills sets which are applied toward year two of Auto Collision Technology.

The second year provides advanced training in all phases of the occupation including air conditioning, estimation, spraying urethane finishes of all types, color blending, and paint matching. Students will complete projects on a variety of vehicles.

Auto Body Collision

 Auto Collision Technology II

2 semesters - 3 periods
Grades Eligible: 12, Adult
Prerequisites: Auto Collision Tech I and Teacher Approval

This course provides advanced training in all phases of the occupation including air conditioning, estimation, spraying urethane finishes of all types, color blending, and paint matching.  Students will complete projects on a variety of vehicles.

How to Apply:
  • High School Students: Contact your school's guidance counselor.   Prerequisites may apply.
  • Adult Students: 
    • Schedule to take WorkKeys with the CTC assessment office
    • Complete an application & make deposit ($100)
    • Provide proof of HS graduation (or GED)
    • Submit background check form

  • Classes Schedule: Monday - Friday
    • August - May (Following the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Calendar)
    • Typical Morning block schedule is 8:25 - 10:5
    • Typical Afternoon block schedule is 12:15 - 2:40

For More information: call 573.334.0826 and speak to our counselor.

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