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Collision Repair Technology


Instructor: Gentry Cline

Concentration: 1670 Collision Repair Technology

Program Brochure

Program Syllabus

Courses:

1671 Fundamentals of Collision Repair
1675 Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
1677 Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
1679 Surface Preparation and Refinishing

Concentration Description: 

The Collision Repair Technology concentration focuses on careers that will build a knowledge base and technical skills in all aspects of the Collision Repair industry. Students will have the opportunity to acquire hours towards NATEF certification and be exposed to skills to develop positive work ethics.

Course Descriptions:

1671 Fundamentals of Collision Repair
This course introduces the student to the knowledge base and technical skills as they relate to the field of Collision Repair Technology. In the Fundamentals of Collision Repair Technology class areas of study include career opportunities and practices, integrated academics, knowledge of tools and equipment, panel straightening techniques, and introduction to vehicle preparation. Safety instruction is integrated into all activities. Students utilize problem-solving techniques and participate in hands-on activities to develop an understanding of course concepts. Teachers should provide each student with real world learning opportunities and instruction. Students are encouraged to become active members of the student organizations, WV SkillsUSA. The West Virginia Standards for Global 21 Learning include the following components: Global 21 Content, Literacy and Numeracy, Entrepreneurship, and Technology Standards. All West Virginia teachers are responsible for classroom instruction that integrates learning skills, technology tools, and content standards and objectives.

1675 Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair will continue to build student skill sets in non-structural analysis and repair of metal and composite parts. Students will utilize integrated academics, problem-solving techniques, and manipulative skills while completing lab activities to develop an understanding of course concepts. Safety instruction is integrated into all activities. Students utilize problem-solving techniques and participate in hands-on activities to develop an understanding of course concepts. Teachers should provide each student with real world learning opportunities and instruction. Students are encouraged to become active members of the student organizations, WV SkillsUSA. The West Virginia Standards for Global 21 Learning include the following components: Global 21 Content, Literacy and Numeracy, Entrepreneurship, and Technology Standards. All West Virginia teachers are responsible for classroom instruction that integrates learning skills, technology tools, and content standards and objectives.

1677 Structural Analysis and Damage Repair
Structural Analysis and Damage Repair will continue to build student skill sets in frame and unibody type vehicles using welding techniques, measuring equipment, and frame machines. Students utilize problem-solving techniques and participate in hands-on activities to develop an understanding of course concepts. Teachers should provide each student with real world learning opportunities and instruction. Students are encouraged to become active members of the student organizations, WV SkillsUSA. The West Virginia Standards for Global 21 Learning include the following components: Global 21 Content, Literacy and Numeracy, Entrepreneurship, and Technology Standards. All West Virginia teachers are responsible for classroom instruction that integrates learning skills, technology tools, and content standards and objectives.

1679 Surface Preparation and Refinishing
Surface Preparation and Refinishing will continue to build student skill sets in preparing a surface for refinishing; inspect, clean and operate spraying equipment; detail a vehicle; and diagnose finish defects. Students utilize problem-solving techniques and participate in hands-on activities to develop an understanding of course concepts. Teachers should provide each student with real world learning opportunities and instruction. Students are encouraged to become active members of the student organizations, WV SkillsUSA. The West Virginia Standards for Global 21 Learning include the following components: Global 21 Content, Literacy and Numeracy, Entrepreneurship, and Technology Standards. All West Virginia teachers are responsible for classroom instruction that integrates learning skills, technology tools, and content standards and objectives.

Available Certifications:

• Collision Safety
• Collision Pollution Prevention
• ASE Certification (Administered in Charleston)

 

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