The Foundation and its industry supporters offer over $200,000 in grants and scholarships annually, as part of their mission to promote collision repair education and create quality candidates for entry level job opportunities.
The Collision Repair Education Foundation announced more than $500,000 Ultimate Collision Education Makeover school grants supported by donations from industry companies and local I-CAR committee fundraising activities.
In order to ease the transition from student to employee, Collision Career Institute (CCI) has created a unique program that connects industry-recognized education with hands-on learning through a paid apprenticeship program, thus bridging the gap between traditional vocational programs and on-the-job training.
The Collision Repair Education Foundation fall schedule of career fairs, offered in partnership with the TechForce Foundation, provides collision and auto service industry businesses with the opportunity to connect with high school and college transportation students across the country.
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