Mission Statement/Goals

NYADI THE COLLEGE OF AUTOMOTIVE AND DIESEL TECHNOLGY’s mission is to provide educational opportunity to students from non-traditional backgrounds who have been underrepresented in higher education and to provide these students with the technical skills and knowledge necessary for successful career entry, development and advancement.

CR110 - Introduction to Refinishing

This course provides classroom and laboratory hands-on activities where the student is taught the proper procedures for using automotive refinishing equipment and the materials used in surface preparation and finish application. Emphasis is placed on personal safety, refinishing equipment and materials, surface preparation, masking, application techniques and other related topics.

CR106 - Non-Structural: Body Filling

This course provides classroom and laboratory hands-on activities where students gain a thorough understanding of the art of body filling. Panel straightening, body filling and proper sanding techniques will be the focus of this course.

CR105 - Non-Structural: Panel Analysis & Repair

In this course students are provided classroom and laboratory hands-on activities concerning the removal, repair, replacement and adjustment of outer body panels. This will include the repair and alignment of doors, tailgates, trunk lids, hoods and fenders.