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Automotive Collision Repair / Painting Certificates

 


Certificate of Achievement
El Camino College Compton Educational Center offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

 

Certificate of Achievement will be granted to the student completing the courses in the Automotive Collision Repair/Painting I or Automotive Collision Repair/Painting II options. At least 50% of the courses required for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College Compton Educational Center.

Automotive Collision Repair/Painting Option I:

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1A Introduction to Automotive Collision Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1B Collision Repair Equipment and Welding Techniques

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1C Major Collision Analysis and Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1D Automotive Component Systems Analysis and Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2A Basic Automotive Painting - Refinishing

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2B Automotive Refinishing Materials and Equipment

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2C Automotive Refinishing Applications

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 3A Introduction to Automotive Collision Estimating

 (1 unit )

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 4abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Automotive Collision Repair: Collision Damage

 (4 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 5abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Automotive Collision Repair: Painting

 (4 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 20 Automotive Collision Investigation

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 22 Automotive Repair Fraud

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 24 Automotive Collision Analysis

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 26 Automotive Accident Reconstruction

 (3 units)

Total Units: 32

Automotive Collision Repair/Painting Option II:

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1A Introduction to Automotive Collision Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1B Collision Repair Equipment and Welding Techniques

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1C Major Collision Analysis and Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 1D Automotive Component Systems analysis and Repair

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2A Basic Automotive Painting - Refinishing

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2B Automotive Refinishing Materials and Equipment

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 2C Automotive Refinishing Applications

 (8 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 3A Introduction to Automotive Collision Estimating

 (1 unit )

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 4abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Automotive Collision Repair: Collision Damage

 (4 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 5abcd
(Can be taken up to 4 times)
Automotive Collision Repair: Painting

 (4 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 20 Automotive Collision Investigation

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 22 Automotive Repair Fraud

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 24 Automotive Collision Analysis

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 26 Automotive Accident Reconstruction

 (3 units)

Complete 9 - 12 units from the following:

English A
or qualifying score for
English 1A on English Placement Test   
Writing the College Essay

 (3 units)

Machine Tool Technology 16ab
(Can be taken up to 2 times)
General Metals

 (3 units)

Technical Mathematics 1 Technical Mathematics for Vocational Students

 (3 units)

Welding 15ab (one semester of)
(Can be taken up to 2 times)
Basic Welding for Allied Fields

 (3 units)

 Total Units: 41-44

 

 


Certificate of Accomplishment

A Certificate of Accomplishment is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average or above.

A Certificate of Accomplishment will be granted to the student completing the courses in the Automotive Collision Investigation or the Automotive Accident Reconstruction options. At least 50% of the requirements for the Certificate of Accomplishment must be completed at El Camino College Compton Educational Center.

Automotive Collision Investigation Option:

 

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 20 Automotive Collision Investigation                  

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 22 Automotive Repair Fraud

 (3 units)

Total Units: 6

Automotive Accident Reconstruction Option:

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 24 Automotive Collision Analysis                          

 (3 units)

Automotive Collision Repair / Painting 26 Automotive Accident Reconstruction

 (3 units)

Total Units: 6


Courses not available at the Compton Center may be taken at the Torrance campus.
Description of courses can be found in the class schedule/catalog.
For more information, contact Alicia Zambrano (310) 900-1600 x 2779.


 
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