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ABDR 1301 - Auto Body Repair and Repainting (3-3-1)
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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 1315 - Vehicle Trim and Hardware (3-2-4)
An in depth study of vehicle trim and glass service.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1431. 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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: G Prerequisites: ABDR 1301. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2357 - Collision Repair Shop Management (3-3-0)
A study of methods and equipment used in collision repair shops to improve management functions and profitability.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

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  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: ABDR 1431. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ABDR 2489 - Internship - Autobody/Collision Repair Technology/Technician (4-0-20)
An experience external to the college for the advanced student in a specialized field involving a written agreement between the educational institution and a business or industry. Mentored and supervised by a workforce employee, the student achieves objectives that are developed and documented by the college and that are directly related to specific occupational outcomes. This may be a paid or unpaid experience.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: P Prerequisites: 24 semester credit hours of Autobody coursework with a minimum grade of C. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/20/2014