2012-2013 General Catalog 
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2012-2013 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Collision Repair Basic Skills Certificate (Major Code 6421C)

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Offered at the Levelland Campus

Students may elect to complete the following curriculum and receive a Certificate of Proficiency in Automotive Collision Repair. Successful graduates will be trained in all the necessary skills required to enter the workforce as a technician’s assistant. Emphasis is on surface preparation, straightening damaged parts, refinish techniques, reading damage reports, damage repair, interior trim and glass removal and installation, welding, heating and cooling systems, plastic repair and the theory of vehicle structure design.

This is a TSI-waived certificate. Students declaring this major are not subject to the TSI regulations unless they enroll in a course outside the prescribed curriculum.

Program advisor is Bob Hotaling, program coordinator and assistant professor of automotive collision repair technology.

Total Semester Hours: 13

Total Semester Hours: 14


*Although not a requirement, students are strongly encouraged to take HUDV 1100 during the first semester of enrollment.
**CTE related courses that may be articulated with high school.
***Capstone Experience: To qualify for the Certificate of Proficiency, the student must complete and pass a comprehensive written exam.

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