Partners and Career Resources



Business Name

Tom Gilmore Valspar Auto Finish
Mike McCleod Berger Chevrolet
Tim Picard Koenes Auto Body Inc.
Diane Rodenhouse Rodenhouse Body Shop
Steve Sawicki Star Collision CARSTAR
Jim Kaiser FinishMasterAutomotive & Industrial Paint
Scott Baker Pfeiffer Collision & Paint Center
Scott Taylor PPG Automotive Refinish
Tom Shira Finishmaster Automotive & Industrial Paint
Rob Newman Ken Root Sales Force Inc.
Richard Post Altra Products Inc.
Ross Holst Kenowa Auto Supply

Career Resources

ASE Certification Testing

For automotive and diesel repair technicians, as well as collision repair technicians and automotive painters. Find more information concerning the certification and testing of technicians at: National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence

State of Michigan Mechanics License Testing

The State of Michigan requires all technicians to obtain a Michigan Mechanics license in order to perform repairs to a vehicle. Auto Collision Repair has two licenses that a technician can obtain. The licenses are Unitized Structural Repair, and Collision Related Mechanical Repair.

Following is a link to the State of Michigan website that contains all information necessary to take the necessary test.