Are you trying to figure out what career pathway to pursue? Well, you can help fill the shortage of collision repair technicians the collision industry is facing. A shortage of technicians means jobs are in high demand and the problem is getting worse.
As collision repair technicians are retiring, body shops have a challenge of replacing them. If you choose this career pathway, you will be a part of the solution by helping fill the positions and enjoying a rewarding career as well.
Watch this quick video to learn more about the shortage.
How To Pursue this Career Path
The first step is to get the training you need. This may take less than a year up to two years. This will depend on the college and how many hours you attend per day. In Kansas, Butler Community College offers a collision repair program. If you’re not from this area, then check with your local community colleges and tech schools. Not all colleges offer collision repair so you may need to shop around a bit.
Get started today and help us fix this shortage problem!