This program will train you to repair and replace damaged motor vehicle structures and body components, prepare for refinishing, and apply interior and exterior finishes. You may specialize in prepping, refinishing, sheet metal and plastics repair, or frame straightening.
Journeyperson certification is available as a prepper, refinisher, or repairer; or by combining these 3 areas you can become a fully certified auto body technician.
Experienced auto body technicians may advance to supervisory positions, start their own businesses or become automobile damage appraisers for insurance companies.
Median Journeyman Salary
Industry Average (with experience)
Credential: Journeyman Certificate
International Applicants: Not accepted
Fees & Expenses
Visit the Fees & Expenses section to find the costs for each period, including tuition, books, supplies, NAITSA and materials fees.
All application deadlines, start dates and training schedules are posted on the Tradesecrets website.