Auto Body Repair Technology

Auto Body Repair Technology

Program Description
» Refinish vehicle surfaces using modern welding, sanding, masking, painting, and airbrushing techniques.
» Customize the interior and body of vehicles by applying professional methods and creative refinishing.
» Operate the same advanced collision repair and painting equipment as automotive professionals.
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Program Courses
» Collision Nonstructural Inspection & Repair
» Collision Painting & Refinishing
» Collision Structural Inspection & Repair
» Electrical & Mechanical
 
Credentials & Certifications
» 
ASE - Student Mechanical and Electrical - 3pts
» ASE - Student Non-Structural Analysis and Damage Repair - 3pts
» ASE - Student Painting and Refinishing - 3pts
» ASE - Student Structural Analysis and Damage Repair - 3pts
» OSHA 10 - 1pt
 
Career Opportunities
Program Instructor 
 
Instructor: Josh Swingle
Teaching since: 2014
Teaching at Mid-East since: 2014
Credentials: Route B teaching license, The Ohio State University
Field Experience:  Dutro Ford Body Shop-Body Repair Technician, MPW Industrial Services-Body Repair Technician
Other Roles at Mid-East: SkillsUSA Advisor 
Notable Awards/Accomplishments: Husband, Father of two
Hobbies/Interests: Hunting, Fishing, Farming, riding four wheelers, off roading, restoring old trucks, and spending time with family
Family Graduates of Mid-East: Tim Swingle (father)-Auto Body Repair, Jimmy Staker-Vo Ag, Scott Staker-Welding, Josh Swingle-Auto Body Repair, Marybeth Swingle (Wife)-AOP, Charlie Wilkins (Father-in-Law)-Welding, Glenna Mitchell (Mother-in-Law)-Cosmetology
 
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