Designed to provide entry-level knowledge and skills necessary to restore and/or customize vehicles.
Students will participate in realistic training activities as part of their educational experience and/or will work on their own projects.
Included in this program are academic courses in communication, quantitative reasoning, and social sciences that provide knowledge and abilities upon which technical skills are built and personal development enhanced.
This program is approximately four to six quarters in length, after meeting prerequisite, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements and prerequisites and master the skills and techniques covered and finish a capstone project.
Prerequisites: ACT 102-125, Automotive Collision Technician, or equivalent.
Admission Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer quarters, by Instructor permission only
Fundamentals & Shop Equipment
Welding & Metal Skills
Basic Repairs & Assembly
Surface Imperfections/Show & Shine
Automotive Restoration & Customization Finishing Lab
Custom Paint Application
Applied Metal Skills
English Composition (or higher) or CMST& 220
Math for Industrial Professions (or higher)
General Psychology (or other social science or humanities class)
Total Credits for Completion
Advanced Paint Applications
Fiberglass Composites Techniques
Metal Straightening & Shaping