Collision Repair & Refinishing School in Grand Prairie, TX Texas is a Top 5 state for Collision Repair Growth*
In the classroom and in the garage, Lincoln Tech’s Grand Prairie, TX campus helps you build the skills you need to repair, repaint, and restore damaged vehicles. Collision Repair training will show you how to make cars, trucks and SUVs look and run like new – sometimes, even better than new! You'll learn to paint, airbrush and perform auto body repairs, and some of your coursework can be completed online, on your schedule, through a unique Blended Learning curriculum.
More than 171,000 Collision Repair jobs are projected to open across the country by 2026, and in Texas the field is growing at an impressive rate of 16%*. That’s the nation’s fifth-best rate, and if you’re looking for a field with plenty of opportunities, Texas’ auto body industry looks even better: only California is projected to need more trained Collision Repair technicians over the next 10 years.
Skills Acquired at our Grand Prairie Auto Body School:
- Restore and rebuild old or damaged vehicles.
- Repair damaged metal panels using equipment like body hammers and paint-less dent repair techniques.
- Perform basic welding procedures.
- Diagnose, fix, and install brakes, suspension, and air conditioning systems.
- Use computerized equipment to assess structural damage like alignment problems.
- Estimate costs involved in auto body repair.
- Amp up a vehicle’s exterior through airbrushing, decals and eye-catching automotive art.
The Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology program includes classes related to welding fundamentals, metal fabrication, refinishing, airbrush art, filler application and much more. You’ll also get the opportunity to work on special project cars that really let you put your skills and artistic talent to work.
Lincoln Tech’s Grand Prairie campus has provided Texas employers with Collision Repair and Refinishing graduates for decades. Don’t wait any longer to put a brighter finish on your own future. Start training today and see where a future in the Collision Repair industry can take you.
ASE, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, tests and certifies professionals for excellence in automotive repair and service. At Lincoln Tech's Denver, CO campus, students will learn from ASE-certified instructors who bring valuable real-world experience to the classrooms and training facilities.
I-CAR, the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair, is a non-profit provider of Collision Repair training standards as defined by the industry. Lincoln Tech’s Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology program integrates the teaching of I-CAR standards and encourages students to become I-CAR certified technicians upon graduation.