Collision Repair Technology


The automotive Collision Repair Technology program is designed to provide training in repairing damaged auto bodies and parts. This program is Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certified and will prepare students to obtain individual certification. Students may choose to do general body and paint work and develop skills in many areas, or they may specialize in the areas in which they have the greatest ability and interest.

There are opportunities to learn many skills such as metal work, spray painting, welding, auto glass, and electrical systems. Collision Repair Technology is a self paced program. Job opportunities are great as a Collision Repair Technician. A graduate could perform custom car work, become an estimator, a salesperson, shop manager, or be a business owner.



Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 16 Months
Clock Hours 1,728
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $5,344.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $3,593.49

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Non-Structural Assistant432Certificate
Non-Structural and Structural Assistant864Certificate
Collision Repair Technician/ Automotive Refinishing Technician1296Diploma
Collision Repair and Refinishing Technician1728Diploma

Campus Locations

Instructional Service Center at Kingsport
2533 N John B Dennis Hwy
Kingsport, TN 37660


First Trimester: 
Worker Characteristics
Technology Foundations/Related Math
Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
Second Trimester: 
Worker Characteristic
Advanced Non-Structure Analyse & Damage Repair
Structure Analysis & Damage Repair
Third Trimester: 
Worker Characteristic
Advanced Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
Mechanical & Electrical Comp
Workplace Skills
Fourth Trimester: 
Worker Characteristic
Painting and Refinishing

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