Automotive Collision Repair
Does the field of collision repair interest you? Would you like to learn about the tools of the industry: MIG welders, Oxy Acetylene welders, grinders, airbrushes, paint guns, and precision tools? Are you a person who excels at troubleshooting problems, fixing mechanical things and applying your artistically creative ideas to real life projects? This program is for you. You can experience this and more through the Automotive Collision Repair program at Boulder TEC. While taking these courses, you will work towards acquiring the technical and soft skills required to enter into challenging, lucrative and rewarding careers within the automobile industry. You will learn to assess damage, remove and install parts, straighten bent frames, remove dents, replace sections, and paint the car body. In addition, students learn how to estimate a repair job and run a shop. Analyzing what is needed to complete the repair and taking the job to completion involves both problem-solving skills and good manual dexterity. You will also have the opportunity to take a national certification exams that will help you advance in post secondary schooling or the workforce.