Call: (306) 252-1000

Autobody 10 - With Work Placement - 4949W

Pre-Requisite: None

Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous

Supplied Resources: Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing e-textbook (web-based textbook link provided.)

This course has a required work placement component (75 hours theory and 25 hours of work placement).  The work placement must be coordinated through a Career Work Exploration (CWEX) teacher (ask your principal if you do not know if you have a CWEX teacher available). The work placement provides the student with hands-on experience in the autobody repair industry. Students are responsible for any necessary workplace attire/materials (ex. work boots, tools, etc).

For Practical and Applied Arts (PAA) courses with a work placement, scheduled site visits by a CWEX teacher are required. Learn more about work placements.

Course Description: Autobody 10 introduces students to the Autobody Repair Industry. This course will look at a variety of topics that will introduce a student to career possibilities as well as the many different aspects of autobody repair.

Units of Study:

  1. Career Opportunities
  2. Safety
  3. Auto Design
  4. Hand Tools
  5. Power Tools
  6. Metal Straightening
  7. Filler Repair
  8. Panel Replacement
  9. Contoured Rust Repair
  10. Introduction to Welding

Suggested Career Pathways*: Autobody Technician, Automotive Painter. Automotive Parts, Repair Estimator, PAA Teacher.

*Please consult with a guidance counsellor.



Instructor: Doug Gasper

Doug Gasper

Phone: (306) 252-1000

Fax: (306) 252-2150

Sun West Distance Learning Centre

P.O. Box 370
408 - 5th Avenue
Kenaston, SK S0G 2N0


Phone: (306) 252-1000
Fax: (306) 252-2150