Auto Body Collision Repair

Repairing, restoring and customizing cars, trucks and other vehicles requires education, experience, skill and talent. Auto Body Collision Repair is a one-year program in which students learn about ever-changing materials, methods and technology while working on late-model cars and donated vehicles in a state-of-theart shop and classroom. 

Students in this program learn how to replace panels and glass, and weld, USe straighten and repair panels and vehicle structures. Chief E-Z liner straightening equipment and Motor E-Frame electronic measurement data are used, and students also learn from guest speakers who are experts in the field.

Who is eligible to attend?

Typically juniors and seniors from our 24 component school districts who are interested in career training as part of their high school experience are eligible to enroll.

How do I enroll?

The first step is to meet with your home school guidance counselor to learn how Career & Technical Education can benefit your career path. Your counselor can then help you arrange a tour of our Albany (Colonie) or Schoharie campuses, or the Center for Advanced Technology at Mohonasen. They can also help you begin the enrollment process.

Where can I learn more?

Send an email indicating your interest to diane.ogren@neric.org or call 518-862-4816. Read more about our school