Paint Preparation

Paint Preparation - Certificate

Recommended Course Sequence

Core Courses

Course Title Credits
ABCT 1130 Refinishing Preparation I
Description
ABCT 1130 This course covers refinishing safety, refinishing equipment, masking and surface preparation procedures. Prerequisite: ABCT1120 and ABCT1142

Credits: 2

Effective Dates: 08/19/2002 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1130

2
ABCT 1142 Glass, Trim, and Hardware
Description
ABCT 1142 This course covers the procedures for the removal and replacement of stationary glass, moveable glass and most component of a vehicle. Prerequisite: None.

Credits: 4

Effective Dates: 08/19/2002 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1142

4
ABCT 1150 Reconditioning and Detailing
Description
ABCT 1150 This course covers various methods of vehicle cleanup and reconditioning. Prerequisites: None

Credits: 2

Effective Dates: 03/16/1998 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1150

2
ABCT 1214 Refinishing Preparation II
Description
ABCT 1214 This course covers procedures for preparation and application of undercoat systems. Panel preparation techniques are also covered. Prerequisites: ABCT1120, ABCT1130, and ABCT1142

Credits: 3

Effective Dates: 08/19/2002 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1214

3
ABCT 1216 Refinishing Application
Description
ABCT 1216 This course covers the application of undercoats and topcoats in refinishing. Color theory, adjustment, and blending will be covered. Prerequisites: ABCT1142, ABCT1150, ABCT1130, ABCT1214 or BSEP1301.

Credits: 5

Effective Dates: 08/19/2002 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1216

5
ABCT 1230 Auto Body Plastic Repair
Description
ABCT 1230 This course covers the different methods of repairing automotive plastics. Prerequisites: ABCT1130, ABCT1142, ABCT1214 or BSEP1301, and ABCT1216.

Credits: 2

Effective Dates: 03/16/1998 - 12/31/9999

Course Outline: ABCT1230

2
Total Core Credits: 18

General Education Courses

Course Title Credits
SPEE 1020 Interpersonal Communication OR
Description
SPEE 1020 This course focuses on the practical and theoretical concepts of human communications and the styles used in personal, social and professional environments. Students will also acquire skills in critical thinking, perception, listening, emotional communication, verbal and non-verbal expressions and conflict resolution. Meets MnTC Goal 7

Credits: 3

Effective Dates: 03/26/1999 - 12/31/9999

MNTC Goals: 7

Course Outline: SPEE1020

ENGL 1150 Composition I
Description
ENGL 1150 This course emphasizes the process of writing expository and persuasive essays using effective writing skills and a variety of research techniques. Also included in the course content are critical reading and logical reasoning. Meets MnTC Goal 1 - PREREQUISITES: Student must score an 86 or above on the Accuplacer Sentence Skills assessment OR complete developmental courses through English Essentials AND score a 78 or higher on the Accuplacer Reading Comprehension Assessment OR complete College Reading I or II.

Credits: 3

Effective Dates: 08/24/2009 - 12/31/9999

MNTC Goals: 1

Course Outline: ENGL1150

3
Total General Education Credits: 3
Total Program Credits: 21