Becoming a Mechanic

Collision Repair

It doesn't matter whether you use a wrench or a hammer, tools are cool, but what you really enjoy is taking things apart and putting them back together. The bigger the challenge, the more you enjoy the project. Maybe you have spent time working on and preparing demolition derby cars, or maybe you helped a friend after a minor fender-bender. Either way, a career as a collision repair technician may be the perfect fit. 

Collision Repair Education

Training through a certified mechanic school is your first step to becoming a collision repair technician. You will choose this rare specialty once you begin your mechanic training. 

Your Career as a Collision Specialist

A collision repair technician handles a project from beginning to end, from the cost estimate to the alignment of the headlights and wheels. The position also requires an eye for design. Knowledge of rate information from specific measurable standards and the ability to recognize slight differences in shadings and shapes for different vehicles. 

Even after a minor collision, the experience of an auto accident can be traumatic. As a collision repair technician, you help them put a tough experience behind them. Start today - apply here and receive free from our featured mechanic schools, at no cost to you.

To learn more about the industry and becoming a collision repair technician, make sure to review our common career questions.

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