Body Repair, Bus

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
C-Tran/Machinist Local #1432 Apprenticeship Committee
O*Net Code
49-3021.00
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
50200
State
WA
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

5 skill sets | 27 total skills | 50200 total hours
Basic Paint and Preparation - 6000 req. hrs
Stripping paint
1200 hrs
Sanding and scuffing
1200 hrs
Understanding uses of and types of equipment
1200 hrs
Masking and surface preparation
1200 hrs
Paint finish care and maintenance (cleaning and polishing)
1200 hrs
Advanced Preparation and Paint - 28000 req. hrs
Body shop tool and equipment
2000 hrs
Familiarization and safety
2000 hrs
Prepare sheetmetal work for painting by cleaning
2000 hrs
Leveling
2000 hrs
Filling and surfacing
2000 hrs
Small body repairs
2000 hrs
Dents and parts replacement
2000 hrs
Primer and paint application
2000 hrs
Spot refinishing and blending colors (color matching)
2000 hrs
Refinish entire vehicle in low VOC paints
2000 hrs
Applying decals and strips
2000 hrs
Component Removal and Replacement - 30000 req. hrs
Remove, replace and align bolt on body panels, to include: fender, doors, grills, deck lids, etc.
1000 hrs
Remove and replace door lock assemblies, window regulators, upholstery, glass and various interior components
1000 hrs
Metal and Fiber Glass Repair - 48200 req. hrs
Correcting damaged sheetmetal and fiberglass
2600 hrs
Roughing and straightening damaged parts
2600 hrs
Welding
2600 hrs
Fabricating various types of metals using MIG, Oxy-acetylene, and plasma cutters, sheetmetal break, shear, forming equipment
2600 hrs
Shrinking damaged metal
2600 hrs
Application of various body filler and resin
2600 hrs
Urethane bumper repair
2600 hrs
Major Pulling and Structure Repair - 50200 req. hrs
Removal and replacing of weld-on panels
1000 hrs
Squaring and aligning completed body assembly
1000 hrs