Automotive and Diesel Repair

If you’re a high school graduate who wants to learn a lucrative trade or update your skills, check out our automotive programs. HCC’s state-of the-art training center offers the highest quality equipment and optimal spaces for hands-on learning. Click here for more information on these programs.

Autobody Collision Repair and Refinishing Academy - PSAV 1,400 clock hours (16 months to complete)
Train to become a qualified technician in the auto body repair industry, developing skills such as estimating, automotive painting, nonstructural and structural repair, welding and cutting, refinishing,and mechanical and electrical repair. 

Automotive Service Technology - PSAV 1,800 clock hours (17 months to complete)
 Today’s mechanics must know how to fix complex computer and electrical systems. This program trains high school graduates in the most current automotive service techniques.

Diesel Mechanic - PSAV 1050 Clock Hours 

Contact Information:
We would be delighted to have you visit, tour our classrooms and meet our faculty. Contact Steve Conti at or (813) 253-7000, Option 3, extension 7589 for details.

Mark Poling, Program Manager 
Ybor City Campus Workforce Development Center
5610 E. Columbus Drive
Tampa, FL, 33619
Email: mpoling@hccfl