Program Overview

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Automotive Damage Analysis Certificate


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

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/acr
Degree: Certificate
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The damage analysis certificate prepares students for employment as automotive damage estimator assistants. Coursework places a strong emphasis on the understanding of automotive collision repair damage analysis, damage estimates preparation, shop management and operations. Students learn to use various estimating software and to develop both written and computer generated damage analysis reports. Upon completion of coursework students have the opportunity to earn I-CAR program certification.

Recommended Plan of Study


First Semester

6 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Introduction to Automotive Collision Repair

3

course

Automotive Refinishing I

3

Second Semester

8 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Non-Structural Repair I

5

course

Damage Analysis/Shop Procedure

3

Total Hours for Certificate

14

^ 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, David Garcia at (847) 543-3029, Donald Myers at (847) 543-2917, or the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.