Vehicle Body Repair and Paint (Adult) - Level 2

Course Code: EA1FE585


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Start DateLocationDuration
06/09/2022Bispham Campus1 YearApply

Course Overview

Course timetable

Duration: 3 days a week
Day/s of week: Mon, Tues & Wed  
Time: 9.30am - 3.45pm
Indicative Delivery: 85% On-site at the ATC, Bispham Campus and 15% On-line

If you are at least 19 years old, looking for a career in the automotive industry, or have a keen interest in learning the skills of this rewarding trade, this one-year course is ideal for you.

This Vehicle Body Repair and Paint course is designed to provide you with insight into life as a Vehicle Body Repair or Vehicle Paint Technician and help you to develop the knowledge and skills required for a successful and lucrative career.

This Level 2 Vehicle Body Repair and Paint course is mainly practical, with training taking place in our £10.5 million Advanced Technology Centre.

Entry Requirements

  • You must be aged at least 19 before the course starts in September.

Qualification Obtained

Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Paint Principles (VRQ)

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will be taught by tutors who have a wealth of industry experience and a passion for developing the next generation of technicians. Your tutors will get to know how you learn best and tailor their teaching methods to your individual needs.

There are weekly opportunities for you to discuss your progress with your progress tutor and you will be allocated a team manager to support you through every aspect of your learning and career development.

This course is mainly practical and is delivered in the following way (with hours shown being weekly):

  • Vehicle Body Repair and Paint Practical (Workshop – 6 hours)
  • Vehicle Body Repair and Paint Theory (Classroom – 3 hours)
  • Independent Study (2 hours)

The environment is very supportive and includes regular target setting and reviews.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

European Structural and Investment Funds
Council for Independent Education
European Social Fund
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