Vehicle Accident Repair

Diploma Automotive

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Openshaw Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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This is an exciting new course specifically developed with the motor industry accident repair trade in mind (body/paint). You will learn all areas of a modern Bodyshop and repairing a car from start to finish using the latest repair methods using sate of the art workshops and equipment. This is a unique course as there has never been a course that includes all three key areas Body, Paint and MET of a modern accident repair garage.

Applicants will require a Level 2 Certificate in Multi Skills or Body and Paint, or will need to have relevant industry experience as well as a Grade 2 or above in GCSE English and maths, where possible.

This course will be assessed through online, multiple choice exams, assignments and practical tasks.

Completion of this course can lead to careers within the automotive industry that include; Panel technician, Paint technician, MET technician.
These careers can offer salaries of £25-35k upwards with bonus and possible promotion to workshop controllers, damage assessors, insurance assessors and management positions.

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You may need to pay tuition fees for this course and there may be some additional equipment cost too. If you're not sure about how to afford college, there are a number of support options that could help you, depending on your age and circumstances. These include special grants and bursaries, reductions in fees, and loans just for education.

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If you love tinkering with cars and are never happier than when you’re wearing overalls and figuring out how things work, a career in the automotive industry could be just around the corner.

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