2020-2021 College Catalog

Automotive Collision Repair Assistant II TCC

Automotive Collision Repair Assistant II TCC (Major Code: AZ51)

Program Description

The Refinishing Assistant II program is an advanced certificate option for students who complete the Automotive Refinishing Assistant I program. This program is designed to produce graduates who are entry level paint and refinishing specialists. Topics will include surface preparation, paint identification, spray gun equipment, spray gun techniques, blending, and tinting and matching of colors.

Career Information


Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Career Projections

The number of jobs in this field is expected to increase by 10% nationally and 40% in the State of Georgia over the next several years. Estimated salaries in this field start at $36,000 a year.
Labor market data was compiled using Economic Modeling Specialists, international and is updated annually.

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Joseph Little

Automotive Collision Repair Instructor

Academic Building C2314




Cosell Locklin

Automotive Collision Repair Instructor

Academic Building C2314



Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 1 term

Credit Hours: 10

Estimated Program Cost: $2,084

Course Outline


Occupational Courses (10 Credits)

ACRP 2001Intro. to Auto Paint &Refini


ACRP 2002Painting&Refinishing Technique


Total Credit Hours: 10

Program Outcomes

1. Graduate should follow a methodical estimation and repair process while working in any collision repair shop.
2. Graduate should display ability to seek and use technical information during collision repair processes.
3. Graduate should display competence in vehicle refinishing tasks.
4. Graduate should pursue update training to maintain current knowledge on vehicle systems, components, and finishes.
5. Graduate should communicate knowledgeably and professionally with peers and customers regarding all repairs.