Automotive Collision: Refinishing Technician Certificate

Skilled automotive collision refinishing technicians may be employed in new car dealerships, independent auto collision shops, as well as industrial and government agency motor pools.

Degree Info at a Glance

Type: Certificate

Approx. # of Quarters: 2

Estimated Cost: $3,929.72

Admission Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer quarters

Graduates of this program will enter the trade with considerable practical skills gained through hands-on repair experience throughout the program.

This program is approximately two quarters in length, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements.

Program Requirements

Catalog # Course Name Credits
ACT 140 Auto Systems Repair (Winter quarter only) 4
ACT 145 Collision Estimating 5
ACT 151 Collision Estimating 5
ACT 154 Topcoat Refinishing 8
ACT 156 Pre-Prime Preparation 5
ACT 157 Post-Prime Preparation 5
ACT 166 Surface Imperfections/Exterior Trim 5
ACT 171 Plastic Refinishing 5
  Total Credits for Completion 43