The Automotive Collision Repair program at Manhattan Tech prepares students with the technical and interpersonal skills required for entry-level employment in the automotive collision repair field. The Kansas Automotive Collision Core Curriculum is based on the four NATEF core areas of certification, which will be delivered using the I-CAR Curriculum, the industry standard.

This program offers the students industry credentails upon completion in the following:

  • I-Car Steel MIG Welding Certificate 
  • I-Car Platinum Level One Certification in Non-Structural Repair
  • I-Car Platinum Level One Certification in Painting and Refinishing 
  • NATEF End of Program Testing and Certification

Graduates are ready for positions as entry-level non-structural repair, painting and refinishing specialists, and with experience, body shop estimators, body shop managers, as well as insurance adjusters.

This program aligns with the Kansas Board of Regents curriculum.