Additional information available on the Automotive Collision Technology Department website.
The Estimating & Blueprinting Technician Certificate is designed for students to learn a variety of skills related to work in automotive shops. Students learn how to prepare, repair, and replace automotive parts, as well as familiarize themselves with damage analysis, extent of damage, and sequence of repair. Students also learn about estimation, shop management, employee safety, and customer relations.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Estimating & Blueprinting Technician certificate program, students should be able to:
- Analyze damage to determine appropriate methods for overall repair
- Inspect, remove, and replace auto parts
- Perform entry-level shop management tasks (e.g., ordering supplies, writing estimates, placing work orders)
- Assist clients through the entire repair process (e.g., customer relations)