Auto Body Technology

This program is for any student interested in a successful career in the Auto Collision Repair Industry with no degree required. Most students are hired directly into the industry without further training after this program.

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Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Welding/cutting techniques

  • Fiberglass, plastic, and metal repair

  • Sanding and refinishing

  • Suspension and steering

  • Plastic filling

  • Frame alignment/unibody repair

  • Parts replacement

  • Spray/custom painting

  • Electrical

  • Brakes

  • Pin striping

Certifications for Qualifying Students

  • Students in this program may qualify for articulated college credit at University of Northwestern Ohio, Universal Technical Institute, Ohio Technical College,
    Lincoln Technical Institute, Matrix Trade Institute

  • Students have the opportunity to gain Student NATEF Industry Certifications in 4 areas.

Career Opportunities

This is the program for you if you want to be a/an:

  • Auto Body Repair Technician

  • Collision Repair Technician

  • Automotive Detailer

  • Automotive Painter

  • Automotive Customizer/Restorer

Improving Programs Trough Acceditation

With further training you can become a:

  • Service Manager 

  • Collision Estimator

  • Automotive Insurance Adjuster

  • Automotive Designer

  • Custom Paint Specialist

  • Entrepreneur

Ready to get ahead? 

Taking control of your future is easier than you think. By finishing your high school education at Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center, you put yourself ahead of your peers with field experience a normal classroom could never replicate.  Apply for this program and pursue your passion today!

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