Collision Repair and Refinishing More than 170,000 openings projected nationwide by 2026*

Rebuilding and restoring old or damaged vehicles takes a unique blend of hands-on skills and artistic talent. Lincoln Tech’s auto body schools have a long-standing history of providing career training that helps students build both. Our campuses offer Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology training in a unique Blended Learning format, and there are excellent opportunities out there for you when you graduate: the country is expected to add tens of thousands of collision repair and auto body specialists by 2026.

From dent repair and airbrushing to welding and feather edging, ASE Certified instructors at our auto body schools will ensure you're learning the techniques used in today's collision repair bays. Take full advantage of collision repair career training at Lincoln Tech:

  • Repair damaged metal panels using body hammers and paint-less dent repair techniques
  • Learn how to amp up a vehicle’s exterior through airbrushing, decals and eye-catching automotive art
  • Work on special project cars that really let you put your skills and artistic talent to work
  • Visit local dealerships and service centers to learn from professionals and network with industry experts

You can also qualify to become an I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) Certified Technician.

As the number of cars on the road continues to grow, unfortunately so will the number of accidents. A career as a Collision Repair Technician means your expertise will be needed.

Why should Lincoln Tech be your top-choice school for collision repair career training?

  • Awesome project cars
  • Fun competitions to showcase your skills
  • Industry-standard equipment
  • Curriculum approved by the pros
  • A convenient Blended Learning Curriculum offered at our Melrose Park, East Windsor, Grand Prairie, Nashville, Denver, and Indianapolis campuses.

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    Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology training gives you the tools to make vehicles look and run like new again. You know what you’d love to do in your career – so let Lincoln Tech's auto body schools help you make it happen.

    * Career growth projections can be found at for the years 2016-2026. Ranks reflect comparisons among 48 continental U.S. states. Salary information is based on median salary information collected for the year 2017. Data is current as of September 30, 2018.

    Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program can be found at:

    Campuses that currently offer training in this program area are listed below, as well as links to exact program informational fact sheets:

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