Grade level 11-12. May be taken 4 times with a grade of “C” or better to advance.
Students in this class will learn metal straightening, plastic filler application, body panel replacement, sectioning, minor frame repair, auto body alignment and glass replacement. Shop refinish practices include surface preparation, mixing and applying paint, complete vehicle refinishing and blending. Second through fourth semester students will be expected to complete course work and projects at an advanced level and to demonstrate competencies in skill areas not covered in the previous semesters. Qualified advanced students may be eligible for OJT in the third and fourth semesters.
Students must purchase safety glasses.
Credits and Certifications
Chris Yelverton - Instructor
Mr. Yelverton has PPG & DuPont refinish certification. He is a KCC graduate and has 10 years industry experience. He’s been teaching at KCC since 1989. He was awarded CTE Instructor of the Year in 2007-08. His interests are family, outdoors, and two wheels.