Combination Collision Repair Technician

autobody

Description:
This career major provides the student with instruction needed to develop a working knowledge of basic techniques in automotive collision technology.  Theory and/or shop experience are gained in the areas of: major and minor collision repair; spot, panel and overall refinishing; color mixing; spray painting methods and materials; frame and uni-body alignment methods; and automotive mig welding.

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Combination Collision Repair Technician
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  975/36
Normal Completion Time:  36 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:
Body Shop Supply Sales
Automotive Paint Mixing and Sales
Automotive Dismantler
Automotive Body Parts Sales
Metal Repair Technician
Refinish Technician
Plastic Repair Technician
Automotive Detailer
Estimate Writer

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Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:
$14,870-$41,600

Accreditation:
NATEF (National Automotive Technician Education Foundation)
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

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