Collision Repair

What will you be able to do?

  • Understand the structure and assembly of the modern automobile
  • Learn about the collision and refinishing areas of the collision repair industry
  • Operate hand, air, and autobody specific tools
  • Remove and repair dents in body panels of a car
  • Learn basic welding techniques
  • Paint and detail vehicles
  • Indentify and assemble stationary and mobile body panels

Available Certifications

  • Up to 8 hours LLCC Dual Credit
  • OSHA 10
  • ASE Student Certification


  • Zara's Collision Center
  • Bob Ridings Ford Taylorville
  • Dick Taylor Auto Body
  • Springfield Collision Center
  • Kim's Auto Body & Paint
  • Bob Matthews Auto Body

Employment Opportunities

  • Entry Level Technician
  • Body Technician
  • Refinishing Technician
  • Sales Representative
  • Parts Clerk
  • Shop Owner
  • Estimator

Hands-On Curriculum

  • Collision Repair sanding a door frame
  • Collision Repair repairing a bumper
  • Collision Repair sanding a fender
  • Collision Repair sanding a hood
  • Collsion Repair applying putty to a fender