Master Certified Collision Repair Technician

Learn the Art of Craftsmanship!
1440 CLOCK HOUR PROGRAM | 48 Weeks Full-Time | 80 Weeks Part-Time

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE:

Are you looking for a career in the automotive industry? The Master Certified Collision Repair Technician program at NYADI in Queens, New York is a gateway for motivated individuals to begin an entry-level career in the field. The 1,440-hour program is designed with a mixture of introductory and advanced courses to train and prepare students of all skill levels for a future in collision repair. At the end, you’ll be able to take a damaged car or truck and restore it to its original glory through careful analysis, repair and craftsmanship.

Thanks to the inclusion of theoretical-based instruction, you’ll know why and how vehicles function – which will provide you with the proper foundation for hands-on, practical service. By the time you have completed the program, you’ll have a comprehensive understanding of the five areas of ASE certification and be able to successfully test, diagnose, repair and adjust the latest motor vehicle components. With a robust skill set in painting and refinishing, non-structural analysis and repair, structural analysis and repair and electrical/mechanical parts, you’ll be an attractive candidate to potential employers.

Using Your ASE Master Collision Repair Technician Certification

Before your training is even complete, NYADI’s placement department will offer all the resources and assistance you need to help you with your job search. We guide every student through the search and application and interview process step-by-step. The training will prepare you for multiple automotive career paths, with many students accepting entry-level positions at dealerships or parts counters as collision repair technicians or service advisors.

Start Your Future

Are you worried about how to fit certified automotive training into your schedule? NYADI makes it easy for you. You can enroll as either a full-time or part-time student to accommodate your needs.

In the areas surrounding the bustling city, there’s no shortage of opportunities for collision repair technicians – that’s why the school is conveniently located right in Jamaica, Queens. Students can either drive in or take the subway, a bus or the Long Island Railroad. So whether you live in Brooklyn, Nassau County, Westchester County, Northeast New Jersey or anywhere in-between, there’s a place for you at NYADI. Start your career by applying to the Master Certified Collision Repair Technician program today.

 
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US Depart of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification Code for Certified Automotive Technician : 49-2096.00

 

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Full-Time Begins Breaks Ends
Mon – Thurs 8:00 am 9:15 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
1:15 pm  - 1:30 pm
3:15 pm
Mon – Thurs 6:00 pm 8:40 pm - 9:00 pm 10:25 pm
 

COURSE SCHEDULE:

COURSE PREREQUISITES TITLE HOURS
 
 
ENGINE PERFORMANCE
 
AD431
 
Performance Fundamentals*
90
AT232
AD431, AD451
Engine Electronics
90
AT241
 
Undercarriage I: Steering & Suspension*
90
AT242
AT241
Undercarriage II: Braking Systems*
90
AT243
AT242
Advanced Undercarriage
90
AD451
 
Electrical Foundations* 90
AD452 AD451 Electrical/Electronic Systems
90
AD453 AD452 Advanced Electrical/Electronic Systems
90
AD471
 
Climate Control*
90
 
 
STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS & DAMAGE REPAIR  
AB521   Welding & Cutting*
90
AB522   Structural Analysis & Repair*
90 
AB523   Unibody Analysis & Repair* 90 
    NON-STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS & DAMAGE REPAIR  
AB531   Non-Structural: Preparation & Plastics* 90 
AB532   Non-Structural: Panel Analysis & Repair*  
AB533   Non-Structural: Body Filling* 90 
    PAINTING & REFINISHING  
AB541   Introduction to Refinishing* 90 
       
    TOTAL 1,440
*May be offered in any sequence.  Class starts are subject to change.