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ABDR 1301 - Auto Body Repair and Repainting (3-2-2)
An introduction to the use of hand and power tools, techniques of metalworking, body preparation, plastic fillers, fiberglass and SMC repair, sanding, and application of primers with emphasis on shop safety practices.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1307 - Auto Body Welding (3-2-4)
A study of industry and standard welding and cutting procedures.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1311 - Vehicle Measurement and Damage Repair Procedures (3-2-4)
Introduction to damaged vehicle measurement and alignment systems.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1419 - Basic Metal Repair (4-3-3)
In depth coverage of basic metal principles and working techniques including proper tool usage and product application.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1431 - Basic Refinishing (4-3-3)
An introduction to current refinishing products, shop safety, and equipment used in the automotive refinishing industry. Emphasis on surface preparation, masking techniques, and refinishing of trim and replacement parts.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1441 - Structural Analysis and Damage Repair I (4-3-3)
Expanded training in the roughing and shaping procedures on automotive sheet metal necessary to make satisfactory body repairs. Emphasis on the alignment of component parts such as doors, hood, front-end assemblies, and deck lids.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1419. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1442 - Structural Analysis and Damage Repair II (4-3-3)
Continuation of general repair and replacement procedures for damaged structural parts and collision damage.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1441. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1449 - Automotive Plastic and Sheet Molded Compound Repair (4-3-3)
A comprehensive course in repair of interior and exterior plastics including the use of various types of adhesives and plastic welding.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1458 - Intermediate Refinishing (4-3-3)
Expanded training in mixing and spraying of automotive topcoats. Emphasis on formula ingredient, reducing, thinning, and special spraying techniques. Introduction to partial panel refinishing techniques and current industry paint removal techniques.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1431. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2257 - Collision Repair Shop Management (2-1-2)
A study of methods and equipment used in collision repair shops to improve management functions and profitability.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2355 - Collision Repair Estimating (3-3-1)
An advanced course in collision estimating and development of an accurate damage report.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: G Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2449 - Advanced Refinishing (4-3-3)
Skill development in multi-stage refinishing techniques. Further development in identification of problems and solutions in color matching and partial panel refinishing.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1458. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2453 - Color Analysis and Paint Matching (4-3-3)
Advanced course in color theory, color analysis, tinting, and advanced blending techniques for acceptable paint matching.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1431. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2480 - Cooperative Education - Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician (4-1-21)
Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: P Prerequisites: Must have passed Autobody courses with a minimum grade of C. Must have taken and passed 24 credit hours in Autobody. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014