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Turn Accidents into Career Opportunities with Collision Training

Every year, the U.S. reports over 6 million motor vehicle crashes. That’s approximately 16,400 crashes per day. Across the nation, there’s no shortage of vehicles needing collision repair. Fortunately, with a degree in Automotive Technology and the Collision Repair Technology program NYADI The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology, you’ll be prepared to perform collision repairs, turning accidents into career opportunities.

Collision Repair Technology Program

Learn how to properly repair and refinish vehicles after a collision with training from NYADI – a collision repair technician school. This program trains you to become a collision repair specialist, allowing you to perform diagnostic tasks, as well as service and repair vehicle systems. Our collision technology program covers the following subjects:

  • Welding and Cutting
  • Structural Analysis and Repair
  • Steering and Suspension Systems
  • Automotive Electrical Foundations
  • Unibody Analysis and Repair
  • Braking Systems
  • Engine Electronics
  • Non-Structural: Panel Analysis & Repair
  • Introduction to Refinishing
  • Advanced Undercarriage
  • And more…


Job Opportunities for Collision Repair Specialists

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, automotive body technicians make approximately $40,370 per year, and employment is expected to grow 8% between 2016 and 2026. With an associate’s degree from NYADI, you’ll be armed with the basic skills and advanced techniques needed to compete for entry-level jobs in the automotive technology field. Technically trained as a collision specialist, you’ll also be able to apply for job opportunities as a repair technician, refinishing technician, automotive frame technician, damage estimator, detailer and more.

Collision Training from NYADI

In addition to receiving your Automotive Technology A.O.S. degree from NYADI, collision training can give you an edge on the competition. Learn more about our programs by reaching out to an admissions advisor today.