REFINISHING TECHNICIAN ASSISTANT
- Program: Auto Body Collision Technology
- Degree: Occupational Certificate
- Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 17
Academic Planning Guide:
Refinishing Assistants buff cars and trucks, install detail, sand, tape, mix paint and paint small jobs and used cars.
Auto Body Technicians work for automotive dealerships, independent auto shops, government agencies and other organizations that maintain their own fleets of trucks and cars. As a Refinishing Technician`s Assistant the student will work with a Journeyman Painter who will direct the student in the refinish environment. There are also opportunities to be employed as an insurance adjuster, manufacturer`s representative, auto service and sales person or wholesale parts and tool sales person.
- Solve paint application problems.
- Apply primer surfacer to paint company and industry standards.