AUTO 200 Auto Body Dent and Damage Repair (2)
Credit, Degree Applicable
Basic introduction to welding, metal bumping, metal finishing, and plastic filling. Students will learn analysis of minor body and fender damage and the sequential procedures involved in proper metal damage repair by integrating their classroom gained knowledge with shop practice.
Offered on occasion
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Describe and use shop safety practices related to metal repair and refinishing.
- Outcome 2: Differentiate and select the correct tool for each type of repair at hand.
- Outcome 3: Summarize the basic steps in repairing a car or light truck with minor damage.
- Outcome 4: Evaluate body shop and paint operations.
- Outcome 5: Describe basic vehicle structure/parts and nomenclature.
- Outcome 6: Assess steps needed before priming and painting.
- Outcome 7: Calculate repair costs by writing up an estimate, outline sequence for estimating damage, make damage repair judgment, convert labor times to dollar cost and material costs.
- Outcome 8: Assess ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) certification test questions on metal panel repair.