Rod and Custom Technology Program
18 Month* Specialized Street Rods, Hot Rods & Custom Vehicles Training Program
Interested in pursuing a career in the specialty industries of street rods, customs and concepts vehicles?
This course was created for those students who are interested in pursuing a career in the specialty industries of street rods, customs and concept vehicles. Students will plan and design their custom project, learn fabrication techniques, make external body modifications and modify the suspension system.
Other areas of instruction will include mobile electronics, paint and refinishing, custom paint and graphics, interior modifications and engine and drivetrain modifications. To finish the project vehicles, students will perform interior modifications including upholstery and then perform final assembly tasks and detail the vehicle for delivery.
Your Training Will Include:
- » Concept Design & Planning
- » Metalworking & Fabrication
- » Upholstery & Interior Modifications
- » Engine, Chassis & Suspension Modifications
- » Mobile Electronics
- » Custom Paint & Graphics
Within the growing field of rod and custom, professionals with a comprehensive and practical education can go far. Some possible career paths are:
- Custom Builder
- Collision Repair Technician
- Restoration Technician
- Custom Painter
- Upholstery Technician
- Mobile Electronics Installer
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If you’re ready to gain specialized knowledge and expertise in the specialty industries of street rods, customs and concept vehicles, OTC can help you get started. If you have a passion for creating custom vehicles, why not turn it into your career?
Is a Career in Customized Automotive Right For You? Get More Info…
For more information on training to work on specialized rods, customs and concept vehicles, and to explore if OTC is right for you, fill out the form on this page.
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- Gainful Employment Disclosure – Rod and Custom Technology
- Gainful Employment Disclosure – Associate of Applied Science in Rod and Custom Technology
* Program length when completed in normal time.