Course Details

  • The IMI Accreditation Panel route is intended for technicians whose job role involves the repair of vehicles involved in accidents or similar incidents. You will cover areas from steel panel damage to the realignment of cosmetic body panels as well as preparing and applying cold filler.

  • Applicant should be technicians working in the accident repair sector of the industry and ideally have at least three years experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to further progress in this field.

  • This course will be assessed through online multiple choice questionnaires and ongoing practical assessments.

  • Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will receive a certificate for employers and can expect career progression within the automotive industry. This course will prepare you for various roles in the industry such as vehicle damage assessing, cosmetic repair or broader managerial positions.


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