AUTOB112 - Surface Preparation Applications

This course introduces students to methods of surface preparation for automotive refinishing. Topics include sanding techniques, metal treatment, selection and use of undercoats, and proper masking procedures

Credits: 5

Prerequisites: AUTOB102, AUTOB103

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer


  1. Choose the correct anticorrosive application equipment for specific applications
  2. Define corrosion and describe the common factors involved in rust formation
  3. Describe the anticorrosive materials used to prevent and retard rust formation
  4. List the four types of seam sealers and explain where each should be used
  5. Mask a car, panel or spot repair for finishing
  6. Outline the correct corrosion treatment procedures for each of the four general corrosion treatment areas