If you have a love for cars, a steady hand and an eye for detail, you might find a career in Collision Repair. The Collision Repair Technology is designed to introduce and train the student to analyze and estimate vehicles for repairing vehicles to pre accident condition. During the training students will learn how to operate hand tools, power tools, welders and shop equipment used in the collision trade. With this training; students will learn how to repair dents in sheet metal, repair composite materials, measure and pull frames, collision mechanical and refinish vehicles using spray equipment bringing the vehicle to pre-accident condition.
The Collision Repair Technology program is a National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) certified program and is approved by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). ASE offers five certification areas in the Collision trade.
Class Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919
Repair and refinish automotive vehicle bodies and straighten vehicle frames.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 3,900
Current job openings per year: 430