Automotive Collision Mechanical/Electrical Helper (Certificate)

Program Description

The Automotive Collision Mechanical and Electrical Helper TCC is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for pursuing a helper position in the automotive collision repair profession. The program covers work shop safety, organization and flow as well as basic auto body component removal and replacement procedures and automotive mechanical and electrical system components.

Program Details

  • Major Code: AH71
  • Award Level: Certificate
  • Location: Henry County Campus
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall
  • Minimum Length of Program: 1 Term
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 17

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements


The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Term Course Title Credits
First Term
ACRP 1000 Introduction to Auto Collision Repair 4
ACRP 1005 Automobile Component Repair and Replacement 4
ACRP 1017 Mechanical and Electrical Systems I 4
ACRP 1019 Mechanical and Electrical Systems II 5
Automotive collision repair.