Program Overview

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Automotive Collision Repair Certificate


Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, Room T302, (847)543-2044

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/acr
Degree: Certificate
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The automotive collision repair certificate prepares students for employment as an entry level automotive collision technician. Coursework places a strong emphasis on the understanding of panel replacement, dent repair, plastic repair, and automotive welding. Students learn foundational repair theories and develop skills in panel replacement and alignment, dent repair, plastic repair, vehicle glass, and automotive welding. Upon completion of coursework students have the opportunity to earn I-CAR program certification.

Recommended Plan of Study


First Semester

3 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

Introduction to Automotive Collision Repair

3

Second Semester

10 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Non-Structural Repair I

5

course

Automotive Welding

5

Third Semester

10 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Automotive Electrical Systems

5

course

Non-Structural Repair II

5

Total Hours for Certificate

23

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact faculty member Octavio Cavazos at (847) 543-2905 or the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.