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Collision Repair Technology
Career Studies Certificate
Offered through AL

Purpose:  This program prepares students for entry-level positions as collision repair technicians. The curriculum provides experience in evaluation, repair, and refinishing of automotive body damage.

Recommended Preparation:  It is important that the student talks with a counselor concerning about selecting classes in the curriculum.

Credit for Prior Learning: Students in this program may be eligible for credit for prior learning. See an academic advisor or counselor for further information.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
AUB 106 Basic Sheet Metal Operations 4
AUB 118 Automotive Paint Preparation 4
AUT 100 Intro to Automotive Shop Practices 2
Total   10
2nd Semester
AUB 125 Automotive Body Welding 4
AUB 119 Automotive Painting 4
ENG 131 Technical Report Writing I or 3
  CST  110  Intro to Communication  
Total   11
3rd Semester
AUB 116 Automotive Body Repair 4
Total   4
Total credits for the Collision Repair Technology Career Studies Certificate=25

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.