• School Closings/Delays:

    Due to Governor Wolf's order Admiral Peary School is closed indefinitely.   Update 4/1/2020

    Gov. Wolf issues 'Stay at Home' order for all of Pennsylvania

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf has placed all of Pennsylvania under an order to stay at home, dramatically expanding the geographic footprint of the quarantine as state officials combat the coronavirus pandemic.

    The order will last at least through April 30. Separately, schools and nonessential businesses are closed until further notice.




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Automotive Body Repair



CIP Code 47.0603

Instructor: Mr. Driskel

Program Overview

In the Auto Body/Collision Repair program, students learn the skills necessary to repair, reconstruct, and refinish automotive bodies. Instruction includes the use of hand and power tools for repair; MIG welding; frame straightening; spray painting; finishing techniques; estimating; shop management; hazardous material handling and detailing.


Post Secondary Education

PA College of Technology

Universal Technical Institute

Ohio Technical College

WYO Tech

Thaddeus Stevens


Career Opportunities

Auto Body Repairer

Auto Body Painter

Shop Estimator

Automobile Detailer

Auto Body Repair Apprentice

Collision Repair Technician



PA Skills Certificate

ASE Certification – 4 areas

1. Painting and refinishing

2. Non Structural Analysis and Damage Repair

3. Structural Analysis and Damage Repair

4. Mechanical and Electrical

I-CAR Curriculum


Advanced Credit

WYO Tech

Pennsylvania College of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens


Statewide Articulation Agreements


Contact Us
Admiral Peary Area Vocational Technical School
948 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
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Phone: (814) 472-6490
Fax: (814) 472-6494