Automobile Body Repairer

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Service King Collision Repair Centers
O*Net Code
49-3021.00
Rapids Code
0024
Req. Hours
28000
State
DC
Created
Apr 29, 2021
Updated
Apr 29, 2021

Time-Based Skills

5 skill sets | 24 total skills | 28000 total hours
Shop Routine - 2000 req. hrs
Use and maintenance of typical shop tools and equipment
500 hrs
Shop safety practices
500 hrs
Exposure to basic mechanical
500 hrs
Concepts and procedures
500 hrs
Basic Metal Work - 12500 req. hrs
Disassembling, assembling, and aligning
1500 hrs
Roughing small dents with a hammer and dolly
1500 hrs
Dinging small dents with a pick and file
1500 hrs
Metal shrinking
1500 hrs
Welding and brazing
1500 hrs
Soldering
1500 hrs
Plastic filling and repairing large dents using all of the above procedures
1500 hrs
Advanced Metal Work - 14000 req. hrs
Repair door panels, rocker panels, quarter panels, trunk lids and hoods, install doors, trunk lids and hoods, and transfer all necessary parts
1500 hrs
Refinishing - 22000 req. hrs
Compound, polish and wax automotive finishes
1000 hrs
Feather-edge metal finished areas
1000 hrs
Proper use of masking tape
1000 hrs
Apply primer surfacer, glazing putty, and sand these materials
1000 hrs
Refinish body panels with lacquer-type paint
1000 hrs
Refinish body panels with enamel-type paint
1000 hrs
Tow-phase painting (color and clear)
1000 hrs
Refinish non-steel body panels, including polyurethane, aluminum, and fiberglass
1000 hrs
Basic Auto Body Rebuilding - 28000 req. hrs
Repair top cowl panels, cowl posts, and firewalls
1500 hrs
Repair body and trunk floors and seats
1500 hrs
Repair turret tops, including rear glass and windshield openings
1500 hrs
Install quarter panels, door panels, and rocker panels.
1500 hrs

Technical Instruction

Math
Business Math
# | 48 hrs
Algebra
# | 48 hrs
Metric Conversion
# | 48 hrs
Science
Properties of Materials
# | 32 hrs
Metallurgy
# | 32 hrs
Graphics
Blueprint Reading
# | 8 hrs
Communications
Customer Relations
# | 8 hrs
Technical Writing
# | 8 hrs