The auto body program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, reconstruct and finish automobile bodies, fenders, and external features. The auto body program includes instruction in structure analysis, damage repair, non-structural analysis, mechanical and electrical components, plastics and adhesives, painting and refinishing techniques, and damage analysis and estimating.
Approved State Standards
- National Automobile Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Painting & Refinishing
- NATEF Non-Structural Repair
- Auto Body: Painting and Refinishing Standards and Competencies (DOC, 47KB)
- Auto Body Student Competency Record (DOC, 159KB)
Approved Secondary Auto Body Programs
Location School Augusta Capital Area Technical Center Bangor United Technologies Center Biddeford Biddeford Regional Center of Technology Brunswick Maine Region Ten Technical High School Caribou Caribou Regional Technology Center Houlton Southern Aroostook County, Region 2 Norway Oxford Hills Technical High School, Region 11 Portland Portland Arts & Technology High School Rockland Mid-Coast School of Technology Waldo Waldo County Technical Center Waterville Mid-Maine Technical Center