2021-2022 College Catalog

Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology (D60130)

Diploma Program

Career Information

Curriculums in the Mobile Equipment Maintenance and Repair pathway prepare individuals for employment as entry-level transportation service technicians. The program provides an introduction to transportation industry careers and increases student awareness of the diverse technologies associated with this dynamic and challenging field. Course work may include transportation systems theory, braking systems, climate control, design parameters, drive trains, electrical/electronic systems, engine repair, engine performance, environmental regulations, materials, product finish, safety, steering/suspension, transmission/transaxles, and sustainable transportation, depending on the program major area chosen. Graduates of this pathway should be prepared to take professional licensure exams, which correspond to certain programs of study, and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry. Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology is a program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, reconstruct and finish automobile bodies, fenders, and external features. Includes instruction in structure analysis, damage repair, non-structural analysis, mechanical and electrical components, plastics and adhesives, painting and refinishing techniques, and damage analysis and estimating.

Fall Semester I

ClassLabCredit
AUB 111Painting & Refinishing I26

4

AUB 121Non-Structural Damage I14

3

AUB 131Structural Damage I24

4

COM 120Intro to Interpersonal Communication30

3

TRN 110Introduction to Transport Technology12

2

TRN 180Basic Welding for Transportation14

3

Semester Total:102019

Spring Semester I

ClassLabCredit
AUB 112Painting & Refinishing II26

4

AUB 114Special Finishes12

2

AUB 122Non-Structural Damage II26

4

AUB 132Structural Damage II26

4

MAT 110Mathematical Measurement and Literacy22

3

Semester Total:92217

Summer Semester I

ClassLabCredit
AUB 136Plastics & Adhesives14

3

AUB 141Mechanical & Electrical Components I22

3

AUB 162Autobody Estimating12

2

TRN 170PC Skills for Transportation12

2

Semester Total:51010
Total Hours: 245246