Automotive Body Repair & Repainting

Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS): Automotive body Repair & Repainting

The English program is offered in the evening.  Pour les informations sur le programme en français, cliquez ici

Learning automotive body repair at the CFP Verdun, it’s more than replacing some body component on a car. It’s learning how to make a damaged car looking like a new one.

Repair Damaged Car

It could be done through straightening the body, changing the windshield or other diffrent component. You will have to do some welding, pulling, buffing and sanding. Always done through preparing, painting and washing. To prepare it, is to withdraw certain pieces to protect them, to cover the undamaged components. To make it as new is to paint, polish and reinstall all the aesthetic components of a car.

New Technology, New Materials

New technologies are guiding this training towards the work. With new materials such as aluminum and plastic or new tools like SD measuring systems.

Practise learning

If you are interest in manual work and you have the desire to carry out a project towards a finished product, this learning program and this profession is made for you.

See the program description [PDF]: Click Here

Targeted professions

  • Bodyman
  • Automobile Damage Repair Estimator
  • Automotive Body Painter
  • Dent Remover and Repairer Automobile
  • Repair Shop Automotive Estimator,
  • Automotive Glass Installator and Repairer
  • Representant

Principal workplaces

  • Auto Repair Garages
  • Auto Glass Repair and Installation Workshops
  • Heavy Vehicle Repair Shop
  • Vehicle estimation centers
  • Car Dealers and Used Car Dealers
  • Suppliers of autobody material

Required Skills

  • Ability to analyze to establish an action plan and carry out the repairs
  • Good condition and physical condition
  • Good manual skills and dexterity
  • Precision and attention to detail
  • Autonomy, resourcefulness and sense of responsibility
  • Knowledge of French is an asset

Particularities of the program

  • Program offered in evening or during the day in French
  • Teaching adapted to workplace situations
  • Training with professional equipment
  • Many hours devoted to practice as part of the training

For informations or registration

514 765-7683, ext. 7361