• Program Overview

    Learn industry-proven skills such as sheet metal repair, cost estimation and customer service. Practice through hands-on experience how to use paint systems, execute welding skills, repair and install glass on a variety of vehicles.

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  • Next Start Date
    January 17, 2024 (date is subject to change)

    Program Length
    1400 Hours

    Career Opportunities
    Collision Technician, Auto Body Repair Technician, Auto Body Damage Appraiser, Auto Body Paint Technician 

    Industry Certifications/State Credentials
    Career Program Certificate

    Information Sheet
    PDF (4 pages)

    Curriculum Framework
    PDF (28 pages)

    Rack Brochure
    PDF (2 pages)



Radial Graph showing completion rate of 100%, Placement rate of 88%, and Licensure rate of N/A
  • Program Structure and Courses

    • This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of six occupational completion points.

      NOTE: It is recommended that students complete OCP-A (Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Helper/Assistant) and/or demonstrate mastery of the outcomes in OCP-A (Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Helper/Assistant) prior to enrolling in additional Automotive Collision Technology Technician courses. The sequence of OCP’s, after completing and/or demonstrating mastery of OCP-A (Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Helper/Assistant), is at the discretion of the instructor.

      Benchmarks identified with a designation of HP-I and HP-G are ASE tasks.

      When offered at the postsecondary level, this program is comprised of courses which have been assigned course numbers in the SCNS (Statewide Course Numbering System) in accordance with Section 1007.24 (1), F.S. Career and Technical credit shall be awarded to the student on a transcript in accordance with Section 1001.44 (3) (b), F.S.

      To teach the course(s) listed below, instructors must hold at least one of the teacher certifications indicated for that course.

    • The following table illustrates the postsecondary program structure:

    Course #

    OCP

    Course Name

    Hours

    ARR0140

    A

    Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Helper/Assistant

    150

    ARR0141

    B

    Automotive Collision Refinishing Technician

    450

    ARR0312

    C

    Non-Structural Damage Repair Technician

    300

    ARR0022

    D

    Damage Analysis and Estimating

    75

    ARR0112

    E

    Automotive Collision Welding, Cutting and Joining

    75

    ARR0295

    F

    Structural Damage Repair Technician

    350

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