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The Automotive Collision & Refinishing Technology program at Highland Community College Technical Center is no accident!
Do you have a love for repairing cars? Experience a career as an Automotive Collision & Refinishing Technician at Highland Community College Technical Center. Full-time students may plan to enter the workforce after completing 18 months of coursework.
Students will gain hands-on experience working on anything from minor parking lot dents to a totaled Ford Mustang. We have state-of-the-art down-draft paint booth, computer alignment equipment and an extensive inventory of power tools. Graduates of the Automotive Collision & Refinishing Technology program have job opportunities in auto body repair, painting, estimating and collision damage estimating.
The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) offers Entry-Level Collision Repair & Refinish certification. Towards the end of the program students will take the ASE Entry-Level Certifications tests.
Jump start your career today! Contact an Admissions Representative to schedule a tour by calling 913-367-6204.
Here are some helpful resources:
- Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Auto Collision Repair Requirements
- Wage Survey & HCC Completer Employment
- HCCTC Commercial
|ACR105||Paint & Refinishing I||3|
|ACR115||Non- Structural A & D Repair I||4|
|ACR125||Structural A & D Repair I||2|
|ACR135||Airbrush, Fiberglass & Pinstriping||3|
|Total for First Semester||12|
|ACR155||Paint & Refinishing II||3|
|ACR165||Non-Structural A & D Repair II||4|
|ACR175||Structural A & D Repair II||2|
|Total for Second Semester||12|
|Total for First Year||24|
|ACR205||Paint & Refinishing III||3|
|ACR215||Non-Structural A & D Repair III||4|
|ACR220||Introduction to Estimating||3|
|ACR235||Fleet and Commercial Vehicles||3|
|Total for Third Semester||13|
|ACR255||Paint & Refinishing IV||4|
|ACR265||Non-Structural A & D Repair IV||5|
|ACR270||Advanced Estimating & Blueprinting||3|
|ACR285||Mechanical & Electrical||3|
|Total for Fourth Semester||15|
|Total for Second Year||28|
|Total Credits for Certificate||52|
|ACR295||Occupational Work Experience|