• Collision Repair Technology

    Department: Career and Technical Education
    Campus: Folcroft
    School of: Logistics, Distribution and Transportation
    Instructor: Marty Stamper
    CIP Code: 47.0603

    Collision Repair Technology is based on an occupational analysis of the auto body field and reflects the entry-level job requirements of I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) and the Automotive Collision Technology standards. Using state-of-the-art equipment, students are taught MIG welding/cutting, metal repair, corrosion protection, masking, refinishing, undercoating, and unibody inspection. They are taught safety compliance, tools and equipment identification. Each student will gain the knowledge, understanding and training needed to secure a position in the collision repair field, and/or enter a post-secondary institution.

    Industry Certifications a Student May Earn

    • OSHA-10
    • ICAR GreenLink: Safety & Pollution Prevention (SP/2)

    Career Opportunities

    with further training, 2 year degrees

    • Collision Estimator
    • Manager

    with certifications and/or specialized training

    • Assembler
    • Detail Technician
    • Metal Technician
    • Paint Refinishing Technician
    • Paint/Parts Sales
    • Unitized Frame Technician

    College Credit Opportunities

    SOAR Credit

    • Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and Pennsylvania College of Technology.
    • Visit CollegeTransfer.net for more information.

    Articulation Agreement

    • Automotive Training Center and Saint Francis University.