About Our Workforce Training Programs
Steer your education toward success
For more than 10 years, HCC has successfully trained and placed specialists into the auto body repair, auto services and welding industries. Qualified candidates for these positions are in high demand in today's economy, with many employers facing a shortage of skilled technicians. HCC's Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing Academy, Automotive Service Technology Academy, and Welding Academy programs help fill these needs in our community—and help students begin successful career tracks.
Train in a state-of-the-art facility
HCC's newly renovated, expanded Ybor City Campus Workforce Development Center at 5610 E. Columbus Drive offers state-of-the-art automotive workshops with leading-edge technology and equipment, and spacious classrooms.
Variety of programs available
HCC's auto program offers multiple specialties. Choose the auto repair, refinishing, technology, or welding program that most suits your automotive training needs: