Car fender in and autobody classroom ready to be worked onIcon for the auto body program at Apex Technical School

Auto Body Repair

Auto Body Paint & Collision Repair at Apex Technical School

Today’s auto body industry handles everything from minor damage to major auto collision repair. At Apex Technical School, our hands-on auto body repair training can help prepare you for an entry-level position in the auto body field.

Computerized paint mixing systems and laser measurement are common in modern shops. In addition to auto body repair, students also learn auto body paint and refinishing techniques in classes taught by experienced instructors in this exciting field.

Want to learn automotive – skills?  You may also be interested in learning about our Auto Service & Repair Program.

*NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc.) *ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Apex meets the standards of quality for training in: Brakes, Electrical/Electronic Systems, Engine Performance, Suspension & Steering

Auto Body Classes Include

  • Non-Structural Analysis & Damage Repair: Provides training in safely preparing a vehicle for body and seatbelt repairs.
  • Structural Analysis & Damage Repair I – Welding: In this segment, you learn how to properly cut and weld high strength steel, and repair modular glass.
  • Structural Analysis & Damage Repair II: You will learn to analyze and align unibody parts with a tram and laser equipment.
  • Plastics and Adhesives – Painting & Refinishing I: This segment teaches how to repair plastic by welding and retexturing.
  • Painting & Refinishing II: Applying primer and cleaning spray guns is covered in this segment.
  • Painting & Refinishing III: This segment covers paint mixing and application with a buff polish afterward.