Auto Body Repair Techniques

Program Code:
8405
School:
School of Transportation
Credential:
Certificate
Program Type:
Post-secondary program
Program Length:
36 weeks/ 3 semesters
Start Date:
Fall
Location:
*Ashtonbee Campus
Email:
Telephone:
416-289-5000, ext. 4708

Program Overview

In just 36 weeks, Auto Body Repair Techniques will open the door to a career in the auto body industry — even if you have no previous experience.

Facilitated by the School of Transportation and housed within the college’s transportation training hub, Ashtonbee Campus, this program is based on the apprenticeship curriculum, with some valuable additions that will lead to a Centennial College certificate.

You will acquire the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to ensure you have a competitive edge in the auto body repair field. Among the topics that will be covered in the Auto Body Repair Techniques program will be:

  • Workplace practices
  • Body and frame repair
  • Welding
  • Refinishing
  • Mechanical systems
  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • Computers
  • Math
  • Communications

Once you complete your studies, you will have the opportunity to gain credit toward your apprenticeship requirements. Among the duties for which you will be responsible once you enter the field will be: sculpting, buffing and redesigning sleek exteriors, welding using MIG and oxy-acetylene equipment, auto body and frame repair, refinishing procedures and related mechanical systems, and more.

Please note: The School of Transportation will admit applicants to this program who have successfully completed Grade 12 Workplace, College, or University entry level English.

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Program Code:
8405
School:
School of Transportation
Credential:
Certificate
Program Type:
Post-secondary program
Program Length:
36 weeks/ 3 semesters
Start Date:
Fall
Location:
*Ashtonbee Campus
Email:
Telephone:
416-289-5000, ext. 4708
* Note: For additional course details and campus locations see Program Outline.
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