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Vehicle Accident Repair Paint Principles IMI Level 2 Diploma

This qualification is a two year course which combines classroom based knowledge with practical skills relevant to the vehicle repair industry. This course is suitable if you have prior knowledge and experience of working in the vehicle body repair industry, your qualifications are no longer valid or you don't have relevant qualifications.

IMI

Entry requirements

  • Experience and employment within the motor industry
  • Successful Interview

Course content

This course involves theory and practical aspects, including:

  • Removing and replacing body panels
  • Removing and replacing mechanical, electrical and trim components
  • MAG/MIG welding
  • Resistance spot welding
  • Vehicle construction and materials

You will also gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace and other skills associated with working in a garage. This qualification also forms the knowledge component (technical certificate) of the IMI SSC Accident Repair Apprenticeship framework (Body).

Assessment methods

Assessment is through written phase tests, online multiple choice exams, and practical workshop based tasks that are individually assessed. On successful completion you will gain IMI certification. The course is 50% workshop-based and 50% theory.

Further study and career options

Students can progress onto a Vehicle Accident Repair Body Principles IMI Level 3 Diploma course. This Level 2 qualification also prepares technicians for ATA assessment Panel Technician level.

Additional information

During this part-time course you will need to attend College for one day a week, with a balance of training being undertaken at the workplace. You will need to provide your own safety equipment for the course, including footwear, overalls and safety goggles.

Course Information & How to Apply

To apply online, select the 'Apply' button below. You will need to register an account and then you can follow the instructions on screen.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)Fees per yearLocationCourse Code
2 years 26/09/2019 Thu 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £4170 Vehicle Technology Centre D1651 Apply

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