Automotive Refinishing Assistant I Certificate – ARA1

(Embedded in Automotive Collision Repair Diploma)

Program Description:

The Automotive Refinishing Assistant I certificate program prepares students for employment as assistants to lead and master technicians in an automotive collision repair shop. Topics covered include work safety, hand and power tools, basic component repair and replacement, and trim accessories and glass replacements.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills60COMPASS – Writing32
Reading Comp.55Reading 70
Arithmetic34Math26

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission.

Credits required for graduation: 13

Automotive Refinishing Assistant I Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 13 credits

ACRP 1000Introduction to Auto Collision Repair

4

ACRP 1005Automobile Component Repair and Replacement

4

ACRP 1010Foundations of Collision Repair

5