Auto Body Repair

Jeremy Tiffany, Instructor and Devin Tunison, Teacher Assistant

Program Goal: Students in the Auto Body Repair program work with the latest technologies in order to hone diagnostic and repair skills on a variety of vehicles.

Curriculum: Learning is accomplished in a hands-on environment, on vehicles owned by real customers. During class time students receive practical experience in collision repair, which includes frames, unibody repair and auto refinishing.

Curriculum Areas/Units of Study:

  • Painting & Refinishing
  • Structural Analysis
  • Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
  • Estimating
  • Welding & Metal Fabrication

Job Outlook

  • The median pay for Automotive Body and Glass Repairers is $40,580 a year.
  • The median pay for Painting and Coating Workers  is $36,010 a year.

US Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook-Automotive Body and Glass Repairers

US Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook-Painting and Coating Workers