CCC-Columbus Collision Repair Program Receives NATEF/ASE Certification

Coffeyville Community College, Columbus Campus has once again achieved accreditation by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) in the areas of Damage Analysis/Estimating/Customer Service, Non-Structural Analysis/ Damage Repair, Painting and Refinishing and Structural Analysis/Damage Repair.

The Collision Repair Technology program was assessed according to strict standards set by the automotive industry. Evaluated by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) in areas such as facilities, curriculum, and equipment, the Collision Program demonstrated the latest tools, equipment and a skilled instructor. This national certification helps verify graduates will receive training to be prepared to enter productive entry-level positions.

Hal Daniels, CCC Collision Repair instructor added, “During the past few months, we have worked closely with NATEF to make certain that our program continues to the meet the strict industry standards of ASE accredited training programs. Students will be assured of a quality education, and shop owners will be confident of getting quality job applicants.”

CCC is proud of this coveted recognition and our ability to produce competent technicians and employable students needed by the automotive industry. For more information about the Collision Repair Program, or other technical programs at the CCC Columbus Campus, contact the college at 620-429-3896.