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Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

Automotive Collision Technology Technician

NEXT CLASS BEGINS August 12, 2024

Enter a career in the transportation, distribution & logistics field!

NEXT CLASS BEGINS August 12 (Click Here for more information)

Program Description:

The Automotive Collision Technology Technician program prepares students for employment in the basic trade skills of auto body collision and repair. It includes refinishing skills, sheet metal repair, frame, and unibody squaring and aligning, use of filters, paint systems and undercoats, related welding skills, mechanical skills, trim hardware, maintenance and glass servicing.

ARR0140Automotive Collision Repair and Refinishing Helper/Assistant150 Hours
ARR0141Automotive Collision Refinishing Technician450 Hours
ARR0312Nonstructural Damage Repair Technician300 Hours
ARR0022Damage Analysis and Estimating75 Hours
ARR0112Automotive Collision Welding, Cutting and Joining75 Hours
ARR0295Structural Damage Repair Technician350 Hours

Program Cost:

Florida Resident Tuition$3,920
Out of State Tuition$15,680
Registration, Activity, Lab, Test, Insurance, and Trust Fees$1,155
Books / Supplies$166
Industry Certification & State Credential Exam Costs$84
Florida Resident Total Cost$5,325
Out of State Total Cost$17,085

Fees are based on the number of class days according to the Broward County Public Schools calendar. Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

Industry Certification and Licensure:

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)


Employment Opportunities:

  • OEM Dealerships
  • Independent shops
  • Auto parts stores
  • Insurance companies
  • Salvage yards
  • Paint supply stores

College Credit

Graduates may be awarded credits towards an Associate of Science Degree or Associate of Applied Science Degree at select Florida state colleges. Please click here for additional details.

Admissions Requirements

  • Schedule a basic skills assessment ($15) or provide official documentation of a basic skills exemption to your program counselor/advisor.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor/advisor for basic skills assessment results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment. Program registration runs on a first come, first served basis.


For information about national and program accreditation, please contact the institution.

Program Info

Program Length:

1400 Hours/14 Months

Delivery Method:

*Students enrolled in distance and/or hybrid programs must have daily access to a computer with internet and a valid email address that they check daily. Additionally, students must have all necessary hardware and software components required by their program.

Days & Times:


  • Class Monday – Thursday:
    7:00 am – 1:45 pm
    Online (remote) 6 hours / week


  • Option 1
    Class Monday – Thursday,
    7:00 am – 10:00 am
    Online (remote) 3 hours / week
  • Option 2
    Class Monday – Thursday,
    10:45 am – 1:45 pm
    Online (remote) 3 hours / week 

Enroll in our Automotive Collision Technology Technician program today.

To get started with this program, sign up today to attend a program orientation by contacting the Admissions Counselor at: [email protected] or 754.321.5840.

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (754) 321-5700.