AUB 127 - Introduction to Collision Repair Technology

Course Description

Effective: 2014-05-01

Introduces shop practices for auto body laboratory and shop safety, identification and use of hand tools, general power equipment and maintenance of auto body shop. Explains basic operation procedures, careers, terminology, estimating, and cycle time principles. Presents Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) standards and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations pertaining to the collision repair field. Student will complete the Inter Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR) modules related to the major course topics.
Credit 3. Lecture 2 hours. Lab 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course enables students to become familiar with the collision repair industry, the tools, materials, and equipment, and the proper hands-on techniques used to perform collision repairs on vehicles. This course will be the prerequisite course to a proposed career studies certificate program requested by the local collision repair industry.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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