Is this for you?

In this lab you need to be/have:

  • Good work ethic

  • Willing to learn

  • Ability to pay attention to detail

In this program you will earn certification in:

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification

  • Chief Automotive Velocity certification

Our facility, equipment and curriculum have met the stringent national standards required for training highly skilled automotive technicians.

Skills taught in this program:

  • Welding

  • Metal Inert Gas Welding

  • Oxy-acetylene Cutting & Torch

  • Glass Replacement

  • Air Brushing

  • Computerized Measuring

  • Frame Repair Technology

  • Body Repair

  • Parts Replacement

  • Basic Auto Maintenance

  • Chief Velocity Certification

  • ASE Student Certification

Typical Wages for jobs in this field:

Auto Body Repairer $38,180
Glass Installer $33,720
Auto Painter $39,600
Certified Welder $35,920

* National Median Salaries
* Ohio Career Information System, 2010
* May require post-high school degrees

Career Options open with this Certification:

  • Auto Body Repairer

  • Glass Installer

  • Auto Painter/Mixer

Employment Outlook for 2010 to 2020

  • Demand for Auto Body Repairers s projected to grow 18.4%

  • Employment of Glass Installers is forecast to grow 24.9%

  • The field of Auto Painters is anticipated to grow 9.5%

  • The need for Certified Welders is projected to grow 15%

Career options with additional training / education:

  • Certified Welder

  • Insurance Adjuster

  • Body Shop Manager

Articulated agreements

  • Stark State