Advanced Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Associate of Science Degree
This degree is designed to prepare students for entry-level work as an auto collision repair technician and/or painter apprentice beyond the Basic Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Certificate.
To graduate with a specialization in Advanced Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing, students must complete the following courses plus the general breadth requirements for the associate of science degree (minimum total = 60 units).
|ACR 020||Non-Structural Body Repair||6|
|ACR 022||Non-Structural Collision Repair and Estimating||6|
|ACR 024||Structural Analysis and Damage Repair||6|
|ACR 026||Auto Collision Refinishing||6|
|ACR 030||Mechanical Technology for the Collision Specialist||5|
|ACR 050||Basic Vehicle Restoration||4|
|or ACR 060||Beginning Street Rod Construction|
To earn an SBVC Associate Degree students must complete one of the following general education patterns:
Program Learning Outcomes
At the completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Estimate damage and make an appraisal.
- Assess damage sustained by each of the three sections of the vehicle.
- Use common resources to identify the damage sustained by the vehicle.
- Measure and evaluate structural damage.
- Identify and analyze types of damage to a vehicle.
- Determine whether or not a vehicle is a total loss or a repairable vehicle.
- Interpret computer-assisted and manually written estimates; verify the information is current.