Automotive Collision Technology

The NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation) certified Automotive Collision Technology program at A.W. Beattie Career Center meets strict Industry standards, providing students with hands-on experience using equipment in our state-of-the-art auto body shop.

The Automotive Collision Technology program trains students in all aspects of the industry including: MIG Welding, computerized paint mixing, and automotive spraying techniques.  Using the latest technology in our fully equipped auto shop keeps students up to date with current standards.  Cooperative education experiences in local area dealerships provide necessary hands-on training. Students learn through the nationally recognized ICAR curriculum.

To learn more about this program's opportunities watch the video above, see the information below about our instructor and check the tabs to your right for information about earning industry certifications and college credits. See your school counselor to apply for the program.

Career Paths

Automotive Assembly, Speciaty Painter, Glass Worker Welding, Framer, Automotive Parts Clerk.

College Credits

Pennsylvania College of Technology (10), Ohio Technical College (4). Learn more.

Courses of Study

Equipment, Color Matching, Automotive Detailing, Welding, Restoration, Diagnostics. Estimating.

Industry Support

Thank you to our Occupational Advisory Committee.
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Instructors

Joe Pelesky
Mr. Joe Pelesky, PA Appraiser
412-847-1942; joseph.pelesky@beattietech.com
Pat Ciccone
Mr. Pat Ciccone, ASE
412-847-1940; pat.ciccone@beattietech.com

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