Master Course Outline
ABT 161
Auto Body Repair I


Credits: 1- 21
Clock Hours per Quarter: 320

Lecture Hours:100    Lab Hours:220


Description
Body shop safety, use of common hand tools, power tools, body hand tool operations, and body fasteners will be covered. Topics include the study of mild and high strength steel, sheet metal design, and collision damage analysis.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Acquire S/P2 Safety Certificate.
  • Use shop tools, common hand tools, and power tools properly.
  • Remove and install body trim and hardware.
  • Explain unibody and body over frame construction.
  • Apply basic techniques of metal straightening and body fillers to current projects.

  • Course Topics
  • Body shop safety and hazardous materials.
  • Fundamentals of collision repair.
  • Common hand tools, power tools, hydraulic power tools, and body fasteners.
  • Auto body construction.
  • Damage analysis.
  • Fundamentals of metal straightening.
  • Using body fillers.
  • Compressed air systems.
  • The importance of establishing corrosion protection.
  • Welding task assignment.

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ABT 161
    Fall 2015
    8701
    lee brickey
    ABT 161
    Summer 2015
    8701
    lee brickey
    ABT 161
    Summer 2015
    8710
    lee brickey
    ABT 161
    Spring 2015
    8701
    lee brickey
    ABT 161
    Winter 2015
    8701
    lee brickey


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.